Aug. 1, 1929–Nov. 20, 2019

Isabella (Betty) Wock died suddenly on Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 in St. James Healthcare surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Dickinson, North Dakota on August 1st, 1929 to John and Pauline (Berger) Hushka. She married Nicodemus (Nick) Wock, who was the one and only love of her life, on September 25th, 1950. Isabella worked at Silver Bow Hospital in Butte and beside her husband through all of their business and personal ventures, was a dedicated and loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and had a deep faith in God.

Nick and Isabella were blessed with a large family, Nicoletta (James) Charles, Adam Wock, Richard (Connie) Wock, Paulette Wock, Duane (Theresa) Wock, Joyce Benz, Al (Andree`) Wock, and Tammy (Mark) Shutey; grandchildren, Shane (Tamara) Charles, Bunni Rae (Harris) Maceo, Rick Jr. (Lanny) Wock, Michelle (Chase) Erickson, Duane Jr. (Jari) Wock, Tyler (Molly) Wock, Amanda (Brett) Aune, Bryan (Brittney) Benz, Samantha Benz (Chad), Siobhan Wock, Tyrell (Pam) Liebel, Matthew Shutey, Cyndel Liebel, Bryce Liebel, Marcus Shutey, and 22 great-grandchildren; sisters, Polly (Gerald) Nault and Edith Norton; and brother, Floyd (Adeline) Hushka. 

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Nick Wock; children, Nicoletta Charles, Adam, and Paulette; son-in-law, James (Bubba) Charles; daughter-in-law, Connie Wock; grandchildren,  Roy Michael Charles, and Jeremiah Michael and Joshua Daniel Benz; her parents; and siblings, Mary Ficek, Andrew Hushka, Phyllis Markell, Elaine Dobutz, and Alice Hushka.

Parish Vigil services will be held Monday evening at 6 o’clock in Wayrynen-Richards Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock in St. Patrick Catholic Church, 329 W. Mercury Street in Butte. Her family will receive friends beginning at 10 o’clock. A private interment will take place at a later time.  Express condolences at www.wayrynen-richards.com.

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