Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Betty J. Middlestetter (December 18, 2012)

Betty J. Middlestetter, age 90 of Arcanum, Ohio went to be with her Lord at 4:46 A.M. Tuesday December 18, 2012 at the Heartland Nursing Home Greenville, Ohio. Betty was born January 22, 1922 in Covington, Ohio and the daughter of the late James Carl & Ida (Bigham) Thompson.

Betty retired in 1984 from Fram Corporation and was a member of the Twin Creek Chapel Church in West Manchester. She played the organ and loved music, playing cross word puzzles and crocheting afghans. Betty truly loved her family, friends and Her Lord.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son James Middlestetter in 1997; sisters Alice Landis, Glenna Shellenbarger, Frances Cole and Lorna Blankenship.

She is survived by her sons and daughters in law Robert & Alice Sue Middlestetter of Arcanum, Ronald & Sally Middlestetter of Greenville and Connie Middlestetter of Florida. Her grandchildren Terry Middlestetter, Tony (Rachael) Middlestetter, Tim (Deidre) Middlestetter, Phil (Annie) Middlestetter, Brad (Kim) Middlestetter, Deana (Tim) Davis, Ken (Mary) Middlestetter and Amy (Chad) Platz. Also 19 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren with 1 more on the way and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Friday December 21, 2012 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Danny Wright officiating. Burial will be held in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the services on Friday in the funeral home.

It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) Association at the Central/Southern Ohio Chapter 1170 Old Henderson Road, Suite 221 Columbus, Ohio 43220.

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