76-year-old, Betty Ann Schnakenberg, of Higginsville, Missouri died on Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at the Good Shepherd Care Community in Concordia, Missouri.


Born Sunday, December 13, 1942 in Warrensburg, Missouri, to the late Carl Becker and the late Edna (Eckhoff) Becker. She was the wife of the late Wilbert Schnakenberg, marrying March 1, 1967. He preceded her in death, July 17, 2017.

She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and was active with many parts of the church. She loved her family very much and was happy to be a house wife caring for her husbsand and three children

Surviving are one son, Kevin (Sue) Schnakenberg of Covington, LA; two daughters, April (Landen) Todd of Higginsville and Katherine (Michael) Schnakenberg of Independence, MO; one sister, Karen (Bob) Dotson of Concordia; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wilbert; one brother, Roger Becker.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Immanuel Lutheran Church with the Rev. Kurt Brandon officiating. Interment will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, south of Higginsville.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM prior to the service at Immanuel Lutheran Church. Casket bearers: Neal Becker, Marvin Buesing, Craig Dotson, Jim Metcalf, Eric Schnakenberg, Michael Schnakenberg. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Immanuel Lutheran Radio Broadcast.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.hoeferfuneralhome.com