Bette Ackerman

Oct. 17, 1929 – Feb. 3, 2022

Bette Ackerman, 92, of Lapel, passed away Thu., Feb. 3, 2022, at Community Hospital of Anderson following , a brief illness.

She was born Oct. 17, 1929, in Lapel, Ind. to Bruno Troutman and Hazel (Gwinn) Troutman.

Mrs. Ackerman graduated from Lapel High School 1947, and Anderson College and Ball State University.

She retired as the the Dean of Girls at East Side Junior High School in Anderson.

She attended Prairie Baptist Church in Noblesville. She enjoyed painting, music, and playing the Organ.

Survivors include her daughter, Amelia (John) Milner of Pendleton; grandchildren, Chris (Rachel) Milner of Lapel and Amanda (Josh) Wheeler of Lapel; great-grandchildren Elizabeth and Liam Milner and Cicely Wheeler; and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Ackerman was preceded in death by parents; her husband Jack Ackerman; brother, Jim Troutman; sister Marietta Caster; and her daughter, Carolyn Sisson.

A Graveside Service is scheduled to be held at 1:15 p.m. on Thu., Feb. 10, 2022, at Prairie Memorial Cemetery, 14790 East 206th Street, Noblesville with Rev. Alan Muxlow officiating.

Visitation is scheduled to be from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. on Thu., Feb. 10 at Hersberger-Bozell Funeral Home, 1010 N. Main St. Lapel, Ind. 46051.

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