Bette C. Walker
June 23, 1924 – February 13, 2021
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Dick Mackin and Major E. R. “Bert” Walker; her parents; five of her siblings; her son-in-law, Roy A. Smith; and her beloved grandson, Gregory Asplund.
She is survived by her daughters, Macaela Smith and Catherine Asplund (Terry); granddaughter, Dr. Courtney Manzitto (Phil); great-grandchildren: Bella, Mason, and Luciana; sister, Irma Byam; many nieces, nephews, and family.
Bette loved her Creighton basketball team, athletics staff, and fans. She loved mentoring the players and praying for their success, not just in athletics, but also in their lives. GO JAYS!
VISITATION: Friday, February 19th from 5pm to 7pm at the West Center Chapel, with VIGIL SERVICE at 7pm. CDC guidelines will be observed. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Saturday, February 20th at 10am at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church, 15353 Pacific. Interment, Calvary Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Creighton University.
To view live broadcasts of the Vigil Service and Mass, please go to www.heafeyheafey.com and click the “View Live Service” button on the home page.