Betty Birr 1935–2020 Saint Peter—Betty Jean Birr, age 84, of St. Peter, MN, passed away on March 22, 2020 with her children at her side. Betty was born in Wagner, SD, on October 13, 1935, to Emil and Elsie Hinzman Bender. She married Clyde Birr on July 3, 1957, and they were happily married for 62 years. Betty is survived by her children, Barbara (John Brever), Ryan (Michelle), and Elizabeth; many beloved nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and her siblings Glenn Bender, Inez Guentzel, Millie Stuve, Darrel Bender and Larry Bender. Memorials preferred to Mayo Clinic Health System Hospice Program, Mankato, MN.