John S. Bettendorf, 56, Forest Lake, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013.
A celebration of life was Tuesday, Oct. 22 at Faith Lutheran Church, Forest Lake.
He is survived by his wife, Michelle Metzler; father, Jack Bettendorf and special friend, Florence Reiswig; daughter, Jen (Whip) DeBilzan; sisters, Dianne (Mark) Carlson and Gail Bettendorf; half-brother, John David (Candace) Bettendorf; father and mother-in-law, Ken and Joan Metzler; sisters-in-law, Sue (Warren) Thompson and Sharon Pladsen (Tim Greeninger); nieces and nephews; many special, life-long friends.
He was preceded in death by his mom, Ernestine Bettendorf.
Roberts Family Funeral Home handled the arrangements.