Date of BirthSeptember 10, 1924

Betty Anderson Obituary

Date of BirthSeptember 10, 1924

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Date of PassingOctober 24, 2016

Betty Anderson Obituary

from Portland, Indiana, United States

Date of BirthSeptember 10, 1924

Betty Anderson Obituary

Date of BirthSeptember 10, 1924

306 Views

Date of PassingOctober 24, 2016

Betty Anderson Obituary

from Portland, Indiana, United States


GENEVA — Betty M. Anderson, 91, of Geneva, formerly of Angola, Indiana, passed away at 6:35 a.m. on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at Swiss Village in Berne, Indiana. She was born on Wednesday, September 10, 1924, in Jay County, Indiana. She married her first husband, Wendell Butcher, on April 18, 1944. She married her second husband, Samuel Anderson, on August 19, 1950. Betty was a member of the High St. United Methodist Church. She was a member of the VFW of Geneva, the Moose, and the American Legion of Portland. She was owner/operator of Andy's Tavern for 20 years in Geneva. Loving survivors include a son, Michael (wife, Betty Lou) Anderson of Reflon, Pennsylvania; daughter-in-law, Bette (Butcher) Thomson of Hudson, Indiana; grandchildren, Keith Butcher, Jacob Anderson and Katie Anderson; and great-grandchildren, Aubree Butcher and Chase Butcher. She was preceded in death by her first husband,Wendell Butcher; her second husband, Samuel Anderson; her mother, Eunice (Corle) Uhrick; her father, Clarence Uhrick; a son, Sam Butcher; a sister, Patricia Frank; and brothers, Herman Uhrick, Cree Uhrick, Jay Uhrick and Kirby Uhrick. Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington Street, Geneva on Thursday, July 21, 2016 from 4-8 p.m. A service to celebrate Betty's life will be at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home at 10 a.m. on Friday, July 22, 2016 with the Pastor Michele Isch and Kris McPherson officiating. Interment will follow in the Green Park in Portland. Preferred memorials are to Geneva V.F.W. Post 6751, 740 E. Line St., Geneva IN 46740 or American Legion Post 0468, 524 Berne St. Berne IN 46711. Arrangements are being handled by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva. Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.