Betty J. Cuyler

Betty J. Cuyler, 88, Michigan City, IN, passed away Monday, November 30, 2020 at 7:35 pm in Franciscan Health - Michigan City.


Private family services will be conducted. Burial will take place in Sturgis, MI. The Ott/Haverstock Funeral Chapel, Michigan City, IN is handling arrangements.

She was born October 25, 1932 in Burr Oak, MI to the late Raymond and Elizabeth (Losinski) Smoker. In 1958 in Michigan she married Kenneth William "Bill" Cuyler who preceded her.

Surviving are three daughters, Beth (Larry Payne) Cuyler of Winnebago, IL, Kendra Sue Cuyler of Michigan City, IN, and Kellie J. Switalski of LaPorte, IN; three grandchildren, Cuyler William Switalski, Emily Elizabeth Switalski and Colin Bennett Switalski; two great-grandchildren, Austin and Olivia Collins; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Rosie Smoker and Elsie Wittenberg; and her brother, Leonard Smoker.

Betty had worked as a bookkeeper at various businesses in Michigan City. She enjoyed jigsaw puzzles, crossword puzzles, reading and never missed Jeopardy or Wheel Of Fortune.

Memorial contributions may be made to Thurston Woods c/o Jessica Leathers, 307 N. Franks Ave., Sturgis, MI 49091.

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