|Birth: ||Jul. 18, 1921|
San Bernardino County
|Death: ||Oct. 30, 2005|
Elizabeth J. Gouldthorpe died October 30, 2005. She was born July 18, 1921, in San Bernardino, California.
As a young girl Betty and family moved to Mentor, Ohio. She met Ray at Ohio State University and they were married in Arcadia, Florida in 1944. Betty and Ray moved to Austin in 1949 and joined the University United Methodist Church in 1950.
Betty was an active member in the University United Methodist Church Women's Society. She was a kindergarten teacher and homemaker until she joined her husband in their property management company, retiring in 1983. After which, Betty and Ray enjoyed many years boating on Lake Travis.
Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Raymond L. Gouldthorpe; son, Raymond L. Gouldthorpe, Jr. of Austin; daughter, Janie Smith and husband Greg of La Grange and granddaughter, Mandy Skaggs and husband Jim of Cedar Park. The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Sidney Robin, The Christopher House, and caregivers Margie Bennett and Annette Chelette. Private burial will take place at Austin Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to University United Methodist Church, 2409 Guadalupe, Austin, TX 78705. Obituary and guestbook available online at wcfish.com.
Published in Austin American-Statesman on November 1, 2005
Raymond L. Gouldthorpe (1921 - 2010)
Austin Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: LV Reynolds
Record added: Feb 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84552560