|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1923|
|Death: ||Aug. 16, 2009|
Daughter of John R. Bechtel and Bertha May Sheldon, Betty was a homemaker and a member of the Warsaw United Methodist Church.
She married Russel Ashcraft in 1942. Children include three daughters, Sue Kimble of Mount Vernon, Becky (Larry) Pepper, and Janet Ashcraft of Warsaw. There are eight grandchildren: Lisa Ringwalt of Springfield; Amy (Gene) Sawan of Akron, Julie (David) Lee of Muskegon, MI; Mary Beth Miller of Cincinnati; Heather (Jay) Sullivan of Boston, MA; Jennifer (Jason) Hogue of Pataskala; Megan (Shawn) Rupert of Newark; and Russel (Brooke) Pepper of Reynoldsburg. Her twelve great grandchildren are Daniel Owen, Allison (Tyler) Bayliss, Abigail & Andrew Lee, Jessica, Kathryn, Christine, and Sarah Miller, Fiona & Wyatt Sullivan, and Jarrod & Jocelyn Rupert. Betty's one great great grandchild is Aiden Bayliss.
Her siblings include two brothers, Wilmer and Walter Bechtel, and four sisters, Jessie Purdy, Ina Mullin, Goldia Vernia and Olive Fellers.
Bertha May Sheldon Bechtel (1881 - 1964)
Russel Lawrence Ashcraft (1922 - 2012)*
Jessie Vern Bechtel Purdy (1902 - 1996)*
Wilmer Russell Bechtel (1904 - 1995)*
Beatrice Eileen Bechtel Ashcraft (1923 - 2009)
Note: Information courtesy of Judy Fisher
Valley View Cemetery
Created by: Roy Sheldon
Record added: Aug 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40795248
Rest in Peace, Betty. Thanks for all of your help with family genealogy & your words of praise for your uncle & my grandfather, Dallas Sheldon. Bless you!|
Added: Aug. 17, 2009