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Elizabeth Hope "Betty" Sydenstricker Acra
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1933
Death: Dec. 19, 2008

Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) - December 22, 2008 page B4

CHESAPEAKE - Elizabeth (Betty) Hope Sydenstricker Norris Acra, 75, went to join her loved ones in heaven Dec. 19, 2008. She was a native of Norfolk and a longtime resident of Chesapeake. She as the daughter of the late William Mason and Ruth Roberts Sydenstricker. Betty will be remembered by all who knew her as a lover of life, an avid reader and someone who would have loved to travel the world.
Most important to her were her family, especially her children and grandchildren. Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Robert S. Acra Sr. of Chesapeake; daughter, Kathy M. Norris, also of Chesapeake; son, Robert S. Acra Jr. and wife Christine of Norfolk; daughter-in-law, Sharon H. Upright and husband Marshall of Suffolk; grandsons, Justin D. Norris of Suffolk and Sean D. Acra of Norfolk; brother, Robert M. Sydenstricker and wife Edna of Ark, Va.; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, other family members and dear friends, especially those who cared for her in her final days. She was predeceased by her parents and husband, Charles D. Norris; baby son Acra; son, David C. Norris; and stepmother, Lola H. Sydenstricker and stepsister, Betty Lou H. Hudson.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday in Twiford Funeral Home, 929 S. Battlefield Blvd. A service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at Twiford followed by a burial in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Robert Acra in memory of Elizabeth Acra, in care of Twiford Funeral Home.


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 Parents:
  Ruth R Sydenstricker (1896 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Sterling Acra (1929 - 2011)*
 
 Children:
  David Charles Norris (____ - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Norfolk
Norfolk City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Crape Myrtle Lawn Blk 5 Lot 43
 
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Record added: Jul 28, 2010
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Elizabeth Hope Betty <i>Sydenstricker</i> Acra
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