Betz, Ann

Posted in Obituaries

Ann Lucene Betz, 94, of Adrian,  Mich., died Jan. 19, 2017, at Provincial House of Adrian.

She was born Oct. 31, 1922, in Adrian, to Brace and Maude (Leonhart) Staup. She married Elwood Betz in 1945 in Napoleon, Ohio, and he preceded her in death Nov. 13, 1997.

Ann worked for Michigan Bell phone company as a telephone operator.

Ann is survived by two sisters-in-law, Irene Marr of Adrian and Linda Good of Checotah, Okla.; three nieces and nephews, Brenda (and Mike) McCoy, Bruce (and Beth) Walters, Gary (and Cyndy) Witt.

In addition to her parents and husband, Ann was preceded in death by her brother and sisters.

Funeral services are planned at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian, with Rev. Bill Van Valkenburg officiating. Visitation is scheduled from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Monday, preceding the service, at Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian. Burial will be in Palmyra Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice of Lenawee.

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