Saturday, February 6, 2010


Betty Jean (Todd) Zimmerman(1922 - 2010)
Betty Jean Zimmerman passed away on January 26, 2010, in Lodi, at the age of 87, surrounded by her family.
A life-long resident of Lodi, Betty was born on December 29, 1922, to Harvey Oliver and Estella Elouise (Low)
Todd. She attended local schools and graduated from Lodi Union High School in 1941. She worked as an
administrative assistant in banking for twenty-six years, retiring in 1985, from First Interstate Bank. Betty was a
member of the Wednesday Club, Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, several bridge clubs, Business and Professional
Women, Money Bags and the San Joaquin County Historical Society. She was an avid reader and was very
active with her friends and family. She was a gracious and wonderful mother, grandmother and greatgrandmother.
Her love and care for her family will be so very missed.
Betty is survived by her children: Tod Carl Zimmerman of Lodi, Peggy Lynn (John ) Trede of Stockton and Nancy
Kay (John) Fletcher of Port Hueneme, CA; one granddaughter, Renee Jean (Dennis) Riddlesperger of Galt; two greatgranddaughters,
Brittany Nicole and Kristie Anne Riddlesperger of Galt; two sisters, Hazel Houston of Lodi and Mabel Keir of
Modesto; one brother, Leslie Todd of Lodi. She was preceded in death by her baby sister, Grace Lorena Todd.
Friends are invited to visit Monday from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon at Lodi Funeral
A chapel service will be held on Tuesday, February 2nd at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Committal will be private. A virtual
register book may be signed at where memories can be shared. Lodi Funeral Home is assisting the
family with the arrangements.
Published in LodiNews from January 29 to February 5, 2010

Friday, February 5, 2010


Alexander Reed Ruan Fletcher was born in May of 2009. He is the brother of Elizabeth Howe Fletcher and the son of Amanda and Jonathan Fletcher. The family lives in Des Moines, Iowa.


Virginia Fletcher with her great grand daughter, Elizabeth Howe Fletcher. In 2009, Elizabeth was 3 years old. She lives with her parents, Jonathan and Amanda Fletcheer in Des Moines, Iowa.


A joyous welcome to our family to Linley Bunn Fletcher. Here she is shown at 19 months old with her Great Grandmother Virginia Fletcher of Des Moines, Iowa. Linley lives with her parents Stephen and Nancy Fletcher in Chicago, Illinois.