|Birth: ||Jan. 9, 1929|
|Death: ||Jan. 4, 1968|
Betty Lee Cable Samuel Redding Michelman was born in Johnstown, PA, to Benjamin and Mary Cable on Jan. 9, 1929. Brothers and sisters were Jack, Doris, Shirley, Ruthie, & William. After death of her parents, she was adopted by Harold & Betty M. Samuel of Lake Forest, IL. She was married to Leonard Richard Redding on Aug. 21, 1948, and mother to Linda, Lyda, and Deborah Redding and step-mother to Nathan James Redding. After Mr. Redding passed away in 1958, she married Dr. Sidney L. Michelman in 1961. He passed away in 1962 from a heart attack. Mrs. Michelman passed away in 1968 after years of battling a terminal illness and is missed today by her daughters and is still much loved. She is buried next to the Love of her Life, Dr. Michelman. She was also the much beloved daughter of Harold N. Samuel. She is also noted for her kindness to people of all stations in life and for her giving heart. She was known to take in people who were homeless or were in trouble. She also fed neighborhood children who had no food at home. Mrs. Michelman was also known for her kindness toward and love for all animals wild and domesticated. She rescued several dogs and cats and also took in crippled birds such as a pigeon, baby robins, and ducks. She nursed a family cat through distemper and hand raised some baby birds. She was a flower arranger for a local florist for a brief period and volunteered as a Brownie Scout Leader. She also assisted her late husband, Dr. Michelman, in medical emergencies at car accidient and other traumatic scenes. Mrs. Michelman was very well known for her outstanding cooking and holiday dinners of which many people shared and were enriched with her kindness, generosity and loving heart. She was also well known for her talent as a dinner party hostess and remarkable cook.
Benjamin Cable (1891 - 1945)
Mary Margaret Cousins/Cozzens Cable (1909 - 1936)
Sidney Leonard Michelman (1909 - 1962)
Leonard Richard Redding (1905 - 1958)*
Shirley J. Cable Collins (1926 - 1976)*
Betty Lee Cable Samuel Michelman (1929 - 1968)
John Henry Cable (1935 - 1994)*
Beloved daughter, wife and mother.
Mona View Cemetery
Plot: Jewish Section
Created by: Deborah Ann
Record added: Jul 08, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9070637
You taught me what it was to be a gracious lady, even if I didn't always follow your advice, I couldn't have gone through life without it. Your classic touches to your home, your great kindness, your manners and graciousness, all speak volumes about your ...(Read more)|
Added: Jun. 27, 2012
You were such a fun and kind lady, I once told my Mom (Joanne) you had a "sunbeam" face when you smiled.I still get warm feelings when I go past your old house and can see the warmth of your heart in your girls yet today.Miss youMike|
Added: Jun. 27, 2012
Merry Christmas, Mom! We love you.|
Added: Dec. 21, 2011
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