|Birth: ||Nov. 14, 1946|
|Death: ||Mar. 10, 2013|
Betty, 66, of Alma, passed away Sunday, March 10, 2013 at Hernando-Pasco Hospice in New Port Richey, FL.
A memorial service was held on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at the Eastminster Presbyterian Church with Rev. Sandy Monroe officiating. Interment will follow in Chapel Gardens Cemetery.
Betty was the daughter of John F. and Katherine (Harp) Monroe. She served in the United States Women's Army Corp as an EKG Specialist in the Burn Ward at the Army Hospital at Fort Knox in Kentucky, during the Vietnam War from 1966 until her honorable discharge in 1968.
She worked as the manager of the Pine Villa Apartments in Alma for over 20 years. Betty was a member of the Eastminster Presbyterian Church where she participated in their Sewing Circle. She enjoyed sewing, cooking and especially loved spending time with her family.
Betty is survived by her children, Timothy (Susan) Brown of Lutz, FL, William (Dawn) Brown of Tampa, FL and Sami (Tobby) Cowdrey of Alma, five grandchildren, her companion's children, Scott McCormick of St. Louis, Kristine (Allen) Staskus of Bellevue, Jill (Burt Lake) McCormick of Alma and Audra (Joe) Sherwood of St. Louis. Also her siblings, Eugene (Sandy) Monroe of Georgia, James (Judy) Monroe of Alma, Susan (Gary) Burl of Shepherd, Elaine (Eugene) Husted of Alabama and Carolyn (Mike) Lehigh of California.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her companion, Terry McCormick.
Local arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Lux-Moody-Wolfel Funeral Home, Alma.
Chapel Gardens Cemetery
Created by: Theron & Helen Smith
Record added: Mar 14, 2013
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