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Bernell Ronald Betts

Utah, USA
Death 23 Feb 2011 (aged 90)
Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Burial Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA
Memorial ID 66508294 · View Source
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Bernell Ronald Betts, age 90, passed away on Wednesday, February 23, 2011, in Denver, Colorado. Mr. Betts was born on February 11, 1921 in Winter Quarters, Utah. He graduated from South High School in Salt Lake City, Utah in 1940, and attended the University of Utah. A World War II veteran, he entered military service at Los Angeles, California in 1942 in the U.S. Army Air Forces, and subsequently served in the European Theater of Operations as a Radio and Morse Code Operator until his discharge in 1945.

Mr. Betts spent a career as a Telephone Communications Engineer with the Western Electric Company (now Lucent Technologies) from 1946 until his retirement in 1984.


He was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years, Jennie Evanna Betts, and two brothers and two sisters. He is survived by his sons, Bruce L. (Laura) Betts, from Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Corey R. (Debra) Betts, from Spring, Texas as well as five grandchildren.

Service Information

A viewing will be on Thursday between 3:00pm - 6:00pm at Fairmount Mortuary. Funeral services and interment for Mr. Betts will held at 11A.M. on Friday, March 4, 2011, at Fairmount Mortuary and Cemetery, 430 S. Quebec St., Denver, Colorado.

A reception following the committal service will be held at Mr. Betts's home at 2760 South Ogden Street, Englewood, CO 80113

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  • Created by: ACSwanson
  • Added: 5 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66508294
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bernell Ronald Betts (11 Feb 1921–23 Feb 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66508294, citing Fairmount Cemetery, Denver, Denver County, Colorado, USA ; Maintained by ACSwanson (contributor 47094290) .