Betty K. Simpson
Date Of Birth: 03/22/1919
Date of Death: 11/01/2013
Elizabeth Kathleen Simpson, surrounded by members of her family, died Friday, November 1, 203, at her residence in Sherwood, Oregon. Preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Fred Oren Simpson, Betty was a voracious reader, an accomplished cook and inveterate card player.
She was one of 11 siblings born in Gladstone, Michigan, to William and Amelia Smith. Betty is survied by her daughters, Marsha Mae Davis and Melinda Sue Laidlaw. She was the beloved grandmother of five and great-grandmother of ten, known by them as GG.
A private memorial service will be held at a family residence in Lincoln City, Oregon, on Saturday, November 16th. Presiding will be the Reverend Patrick Lauterbach who is Betty’s grandson by marriage.