Betty Jane Dahlstrom Turner

Betty Jane Dahlstrom Turner, beloved mother and grandmother, passed into the arms of her Lord and Savior on December 23, 2021.  She was born August 29, 1931, to Eric Carl and Dora (Dodie) Saenger Dahlstrom.

She was predeceased by her parents, husband Waymond D. (Dub) Turner, and brother Jack H Dahlstrom and wife Gay Ruby Dahlstrom and their son Jack H Dahlstrom Jr.

November 5, 1949 she married the love of her life, W.D. (Dub) Turner, and they were together 59 years,  until his passing in 2008.

Betty is survived by her daughter, Sandra (Sandy) Sue Turner Wolff and husband, Charles Wayne Wolff. Grandsons, Jeffrey Wolff and wife, Kim, children Weston and Wyatt.  Eric Wolff and wife Erica.  Clinton Wolff and wife Amy, children Amanda and Layne.

Betty (Peanut) graduated from Buda High School and then went to Nixon Clay Business School.  She worked at the Texas Hwy. Dept. and then at Frank Siddons Insurance Agency, until retirement after 25 years. She was very active in Insurance women of Austin and served as the President of the Texas Federation of Insurance Women in 1980.     

She and her husband Dub retired to Canyon Lake, where they made many long lasting friendships.  Betty or JJ as her family and friends referred to her, was a loving mom, grandma, and great grandma.  She loved working in her many yards and making them all tranquil gardens to be envied.

Many fun times were spent waterskiing and camping at Lake Travis with friends Jerome, Laverne, and Wendy Stark. She also enjoyed entertaining at  Canyon Lake. Family was important to her, and she adored her grands and great grands. Betty also loved and cared for many dogs, cats, and the bird.  

 She cared for her husband Dub after his stroke with love and devotion.

She loved her Lord and was active at Buda UMC, Canyon lake UMC,  and volunteered at the Canyon Lake Activity Center, she was a member of Manchaca United Methodist Church prior to her passing. 

The family would like to thank the staff at Stonebridge and New Century Hospice for her exceptional care.  Memorials may be made to Manchaca UMC, St. Judes, or plant a tree.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 5, 2022, at Harrell Funeral Home of Kyle, 1715 Kirby, Kyle, TX 78640.

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