Francis William Bettinson, 86, passed away January 4, 2023 surrounded by his loving family.
Francis was born May 10, 1936 in Evanston Wyoming to Everett and Ellen Oakey Bettinson.
Francis was an avid fisherman and hunter, he loved being in the outdoors any chance he got. He loved the game of Basketball and was very proud he was able to still whoop his grandkids even at the age of 75. Later in life he enjoyed going to the Kemmerer and Evanston senior centers where he had many friends. Francis always had an amazing sense of humor and kept it until the very end. All who knew him will miss him dearly.
Francis worked as a Master Electrician, and was an electrical and plumbing inspector.
He is survived by his children Robert (Rachel) Bettinson, Tim (Ilene) Bettinson, Kevin (Kubby) Bettinson, Brenda King-Talbot (Travis), Troy (Heather) Bettinson. Many Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren, sisters Edwina and Norma and many Nieces and Nephews.
Francis is proceeded in death by his loving wife Comet, son Billy B and infant daughter Ellen, his parents, grandparents and siblings.
The family would like to thank Jennifer and the staff from the Evanston senior center for the care and support they gave him. And the Evanston hospital staff and his Nurse Michelle who gave him such great care in his last days.