Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Furchs in:
 • Highland Cemetery
 • Hopewell
 • Mercer County
 • New Jersey
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Elizabeth Mae "Betty" Carkhuff Furch
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Nov. 1, 1929
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 2012
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

Elizabeth Furch, 83, of Lawrenceville passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Compassionate Care, St. Francis Medical Center, Trenton.

Elizabeth was born to the late Orville and Mary Carkhuff and raised in Hopewell Borough, NJ. She was known as "Betty" and resided in Lawrenceville for more than 50 years. Betty retired after many years with ETS and along with her husband, owned and operated "Varsity Liquors" in Princeton NJ. She was an avid gardener, enjoying hobbies such as knitting, sewing, and playing pinochle while gathering with friends and family.

Betty was predeceased by two infant sons. She is survived by her beloved husband of 62 years, Joseph A Furch Jr. Betty was the loving mother of three sons, three daughters and their loving spouses. Joseph (Jody) Furch, III of Lawrenceville, NJ. James & Margaret Furch of Hamilton, NJ, Elizabeth & Richard Farletta of Lawrenceville, NJ, Thomas Furch of Anchorage, Alaska. Kathleen & Robert DeLorenzo of Long Beach Island, NJ. and Michele & James Hamilton of Hamilton, NJ.

She was a devoted grandmother to;
Justin Furch,
Stephanie Furch,
Chelsea Furch,
Matthew Farletta,
Justine Farletta,
Wendy Gomula,
Jenna DeLorenzo,
Sara Furch,
Jamie Hamilton,
Kristen Hamilton
and seven beautiful great-grandchildren.
Betty is survived by six siblings and their spouses;
Orville & Bettysue Carkhuff,
Wilma Radvany,
Kathleen McBurney,
George & Roxanne Carkhuff,
Dean & Maryann Carkhuff
and Maryanna Twomey

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Orville Carkhuff (1897 - 1990)
  Mary H. Kintner Carkhuff (1903 - 1999)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph A Furch (1924 - 2015)*
 
 Children:
  John S. Furch (1962 - 1962)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Hopewell
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
Created by: Beth Farletta
Record added: Feb 23, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105705346
Elizabeth Mae Betty <i>Carkhuff</i> Furch
Added by: Beth Farletta
 
Elizabeth Mae Betty <i>Carkhuff</i> Furch
Added by: Beth Farletta
 
Elizabeth Mae Betty <i>Carkhuff</i> Furch
Added by: Beth Farletta
 
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest in peace, cousin.
- Joseph R. Klett
 Added: Apr. 8, 2014
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service