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Laura E. "Betty" Spinka, 80 of Rock Falls, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital in Davenport.

Betty was born on April 22, 1938 in Sterling, the daughter of Tom and Edna (Jackson) Buckingham. She married Lee Spinka on September 7, 1958 at the First United Methodist Church in Sterling. She was a member of the Rock Falls United Methodist Church. Betty enjoyed being outdoors and spending time with her family.

Survivors include her husband, Lee of Rock Falls; two sons, Larry (Sally) Spinka of Rock Falls and Leon (Deb) Spinka of Belleville, IL; two sisters, Bev Lester of Sterling and Shirley Morgan of Sterling; four grandchildren, Amber Spinka of Rock Falls, Odin (Kelsi) Spinka of O'Fallen, MO, Logan Spinka of Marion, IL and Aubrie (Adam) Burns of Grants Pass, OR; three great grandchildren, Payton Spinka, Hunter McCloud and Henry Spinka; and two very special people she babysat for, Kristin Wilburn and Cody Barns.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls. Funeral service will follow at 12:00 Noon with Pastor Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will be at Coloma Township Cemetery in Rock Falls.