Betty D. Berger, 85, of Henderson, died Oct. 1, 2011, in Thornton. She was born Nov. 17, 1925, in Minatare, Neb., to William Douglas and Inez Krickbaum.
Betty graduated from West Nebraska General Hospital in 1944 as a registered nurse, and she worked at the Brighton Community Hospital for more than 30 years. She loved her animals, especially dogs.
She is survived by her daughters, Linda Berger and Nancy Berger; brother, Bill (Judy) Douglas; a nephew, Wayne (Janet) Petterson, and several great-nieces and nephews.