HUMBOLDT – Betty J. Lenning, 89, of Humboldt, passed away January 19, 2013 at the Humboldt Care Center North. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 24, 2013 at the Congregational United Church of Christ in Humboldt. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt.

Betty is survived by her husband, James Lenning of Humboldt; her son, Larry (Marcia) Lenning of Humboldt; her foster daughter, Karen (Denny) Clark of Bethpage, Tennessee; grandchildren, Brenda (Jerry) Kramer, Aaron (Diane) Lenning, and Jarod Lenning, Francine (Zac) Ramerez, Jennifer (Kyle) Rodriguez; great grandchildren, Brittny and Megan Kramer, Jacob and Christopher Lenning, Utahna (Billy) Brown, Jacqueline (David) Ramerez, Nicole Kylee and Gavin Rodriguez; and great grandchild, Xavier Brown. She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Ethel (Pullen) Gates and her two brothers, Jerry and Donald Gates.