Robert J. Betts, 51, of Fond du Lac, died Monday, April 18, 2022 at St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay. He was born September 26, 1970 in East Moline, IL, the son of Ronald and Judith (Groy) Betts. Robert served in the U.S. Navy during the Gulf War and a member of the Seabees. On October 5, 1993 he married Kathleen R. Knutson in Fond du Lac. Robert worked as a carman for WSOR of Horicon. He enjoyed going to the cabin up north, hunting, 4 wheeling, and loved spending time with his girls and his four legged son, Jake. Robert was a big hearted teddy bear, generous and was able to fix anything.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy; his two daughters, Jordan and Jade Betts; five siblings, Barbara (Chuck) Feran, Ronald Betts Jr, Linda (Darwin) Respalje, Vickie (John) Licht, and Judy (Jon) Beitz; brothers and sisters-in-law, Joe (Susan) Ford, Jean Rabe, Mark (Renee) Ford, Mike Ford, and Joleen Knutson; best friends, David and Teresa; many nieces, nephews, and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents; father and mother-in-law, Donald and Nancy Knutson; and three nephews.
The visitation will be held Saturday, April 23, 2022 from 9:00 – 11:00 AM at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Ledgeview Memorial Park Cemetery.
Services are in the care of Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 North Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. Additional information and guestbook can be found at ueckerwitt.com