Pratt – Elizabeth “Betty” C. Dillenbeck, 95, passed away Monday, July 10, 2017 at Hilltop Manor in Cunningham. She was born February 10, 1922 to Dr. T. Frederick H. and Dorothy Candlyn. On December 2, 1943 she married Douglas Dillenbeck in Albany, New York. He preceded her in death on April 18, 2004.

Betty was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church. She enjoyed spending time working at Pratt Area Humane Society, her bowling league, Coterie; showing horses with her family and writing poetry.

She is survived by her two sons, Thomas Dillenbeck of Davenport, Florida and Alan (Caran) Dillenbeck of Sebastian, Florida; daughter, Karen (Jack) Lemon of Pratt; five grandchildren, James (Robin) Lemon of Manhattan, Donald (Tara) Lemon of Great Bend, Jennifer (Matt) Winters of Huntington, Texas; Debra Lemon of Pratt and Tristan Dillenbeck of Davenport, Florida; and four great grandchildren, John Lemon, James Lemon, Ashley Winters and Matthew Winters.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Douglas; parents; and brother, Donald Candlyn.

Cremation has taken place and at her request no service will be held. A memorial family gathering will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to All Saints Episcopal Church or Pratt Area Humane Society in care of Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt. Condolences may be left online at