|Birth: ||Mar. 17, 1922|
|Death: ||Jul. 1, 2009|
March 17, 1922 -July 1, 2009
Emanuel Betz, 87, of Johnstown, passed away Wednesday, July 1. He was born March 17, 1922, in Johnstown to Henry J. and Katherine (Mersch) Betz. Emanuel married Evelyn Stugart on Jan. 19, 1945 in Colorado Springs, Colo. He was a lifelong member of the First Congregational Church.
He was a Johnstown native, and only lived in two homes in Johnstown his entire life. He was a dairy and agricultural farmer and actively farmed until he was 75 years old. Emanuel was on the Consolidated Hillsborough Ditch Board for 40 years and was president for over 30 of those years. He was one of the High "10" beet growers.
Emanuel is survived by his wife, Evelyn H. Betz of Johnstown; son, Steven Betz (Patricia) of Johnstown; daughters, Margaret Vetter (Frank) of Johnstown, Mary Ann Wells (Arthur) of Bridgeville, Pa., Susan Ernst (Steve) of Johnstown; seven grandchildren, Stephanie Betz, Daniel Betz, Stacy Ernst-Davis, Stuart Ernst, Heidi Ziegler, Karl Vetter, Diana Wells; and 11 great-grandchildren with one on the way.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ezra and Henry; sisters, Emma, Alvina, and Mollie.
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, July 6, at the First Congregational Church in Loveland with a reception to follow at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Congregational Church in care of Allnutt Funeral Service. Please view the online obituary, send condolences and sign the family guest book at www.allnutt.com.
Henry Jacob Betz (1884 - 1967)
Katherin M Mersch Betz (1885 - 1963)
Ezra R Betz (1914 - 1993)*
Emanuel Betz (1922 - 2009)
Created by: Red Heads Times Three
Record added: Jul 03, 2009
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