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BUTKA ELIZABETH "BETTY" (NEE RUSSELL), December 12, 2012, Age 92 of Beverly Hills. Longtime owner of Westwood Carpentry. Beloved wife of the late Alexander A. Butka. Dear mother of Arleen E. Ellis (Tom), Judy A. Tarsney (Jeff), William A. (Mary Ann), and Peggy S. Broughton (Tom). Also survived by 12 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Sister of Louis Russell, Mary Ann Davey and the late Robert Russell and Richard Russell. Also many nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass Saturday 11 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church, 32340 Pierce Street, Beverly Hills. Visitation at church begins at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes to Capuchin Soup Kitchen or Beaumont Hospice. A.J. Desmond & Sons, (248) 362-2500. View obituary and share memories at

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nick frontczak12/13/2012

fond memories of the Butka and Russell families oddly enouh going to visit John Pesta who will be buried on Friday sympathy from the Frontczak Family

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