|Birth: ||Jun. 11, 1923|
|Death: ||Jan. 8, 2009|
Betty J. Callihan, 85, of Ephrata, died on Thursday, January 8, 2009 at the Essa Flory Hospice Center in Lancaster after a brief illness.
Born in Hopeland, she was the daughter of the late Leroy D. and B. Arvilla Wolf. She was the wife of Ivan C. Callihan. They would have celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on April 15th of this year.
She was a graduate of Ephrata High School class of 1941 and a member of the Ephrata Church of the Brethren. She enjoyed playing pinochle, building jigsaw puzzles and spending time with her family.
Surviving in addition to her husband are three children: Barbara L. (Callihan) Day, Joel E. Callihan and Kevin C. Callihan, all of Ephrata, along with 6 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at Gravenor Home For Funerals, 100 W. Main St., Ephrata, PA on Monday, January 12, at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Galen Hackman officiating. Interment will follow in Brownstown Cemetery. A viewing will be held on Sunday, January 11, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. and on Monday from 9:00 a.m. until the service, both viewings at Gravenor's.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lancaster County, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125 or to the American Heart Assn., 610 Community Way, Lancaster, PA 17603. (lancaster Newspaers, 1/10/2009)
Leroy Druckenbrod Wolf (1899 - 1975)
Bessie Arvilla Shiffer Wolf (1902 - 1983)
Ivan Carl Callihan (1922 - 2015)*
Betty Jane Wolf Callihan (1923 - 2009)
Helen L Wolf Bowman (1926 - 2016)*
Gladys V Wolf Grube (1927 - 2012)*
Brownstown Evangelical Cemetery
Created by: Bruce Speck
Record added: Jan 10, 2009
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