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 Elizabeth Louise “Betty” <I>Hostetter</I> Beckfield

Elizabeth Louise “Betty” Hostetter Beckfield

Birth
Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 22 Nov 2010 (aged 87)
Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 114975234 · View Source
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Elizabeth (Betty) L. Beckfield, 87, of Eau Claire, died Monday, November 22, 2010, at her home.
She was born in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania on April 21, 1923, the daughter of J. Bryant and Mary (Sikes) Hostetter. Betty attended nursing school in Philadelphia, and met her future husband, William J. Beckfield, while working at Philadelphia General Hospital. Betty and Bill were married on January 10, 1945, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1962, they moved their family of eight sons from Pennsylvania to Eau Claire.
Betty and Bill loved spending summer weekends boating on the Mississippi River. They also enjoyed traveling to San Francisco, and the time they spent at their home in Marco Island, FL. Betty's favorite pastimes were reading, gardening and listening to a wide variety of music.
Betty is survived by her eight sons and their spouses, Timothy of Union Grove, WI, Mark of Eau Claire, WI, D. Patrick of New Brighton, MN, William of Bloomer, WI, David of Madison, WI, Thomas of Edmonton, KY, Lawrence of Shippensburg, PA and John of Aumsville, OR. She is further survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Bill, in 1988; and her parents.
Memorial services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 4, 2010, at Sacred Heart Church in Eau Claire with Father William Dhein officiating.

Burial will be at a later date in Pennsylvania. Lenmark-Gomsrud-Linn Funeral and Cremation Services is serving her family.


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  • Created by: Sue Butterfield Picard
  • Added: 5 Aug 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 114975234
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Louise “Betty” Hostetter Beckfield (21 Apr 1923–22 Nov 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114975234, citing Norland Cemetery, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Sue Butterfield Picard (contributor 47207644) .