|Birth: ||Mar. 7, 2007|
|Death: ||Jan. 15, 2012|
Celia Eleanor Betz, age 4, died peacefully on January 15, 2012. Celia was born on March 7, 2007 and she was almost two before her family learned the she had Batten Disease. Since that time, Celia, who was loved deeply by family and friends, has touched many lives and taught many lessons. Celia was cared for by her loving family, including her aunts, Sarah Betz, Angela Allion and Kathryn Gills. Celia is the daughter of James Andrew and Jennifer Gills Betz and older sister to Thomas Everett "Tucker" Betz and James Tolliver "Tollie" Betz. Her paternal grandparents are James Timothy and Janet Holton Betz of Columbus, OH. Her maternal grandparents are James Rodney and Rosemary Herbert Tolliver, of Columbus, OH, and John Everett and Sandra Gills of Southside, WV. A memorial service celebrating Celia's life will be held at Broad Street Presbyterian Church at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 19, 2012. Arrangements completed at JERRY SPEARS FUNERAL HOME WITH CREMATORY, 2693 W. Broad St. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate gifts in remembrance of Celia made to the Batten Disease Support and Research Association, 166 Humphries Dr., Reynoldsburg, OH 43068 or to Nationwide Children's Hospice, 700 Children's Dr., Columbus, OH 43205.
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Zina
Record added: Oct 01, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117950538
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