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Posted on Jan 6, 2015

Betty J. Lischka

Betty Jean Lischka passed away Jan. 5, 2015, at Lakeridge Care Center in Moses Lake.

She was born at Mineral on Oct. 25, 1933, to Shade and Lillybelle Coleman. She was schooled at Morton.

On May 30, 1950, she married Fred Lischka at Olympia. They farmed for a few years after their marriage in the Skookumchuck Valley, moving in 1958 to Quincy, which has been their home since.

obit, Betty LischkaBetty is survived by her husband, Fred of Quincy; her children, Anna Munsell of Idaho, Donna Blackman of Lexington, Ky., and Paul and his wife, Melanie Lischka of Quincy; a brother, Morris and his wife Verna Coleman of Olympia; and a sister, Norma Roberts of Olympia.

She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and a sister.

A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at the Quincy Valley Cemetery.

Memorials may be made in her name to the charity of your choice.

Please leave a memory for the family or sign its online guestbook at

Scharbach’s Columbia Funeral Chapel in Quincy is assisting the family with arrangements.