Hinkle, Betty

Betty L. Hinkle, 81, of Lyons, Ohio, died Jan. 14, 2014, at home surrounded by her family. 

She was born May 16, 1932, in Morenci, Mich., the daughter of Frank and Bertha (Wolfe) Sanborn.  She married Robert Eugene Hinkle on Oct. 4, 1958, and he preceded her in death in 2000.

Betty was a 1949 graduate of Morenci High School. She was a member of the Morenci Eagles and she enjoyed music, dancing, gardening and cooking.

Betty is survived by a daughter, Gigi Prystash of Lyons; a grandson, Jackson Prystash; two brothers-in-law, Fred (and Sue) Hinkle of St. Cloud, Minn., and Vernon (and Diane) Hinkle of Delphi, Ind.; one niece, Nina (and Jack) Sutherland of Morenci; and numerous cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; five brothers, Roger, Burton, Hank, Stanley and Glenis; and several half-sisters and brothers.

Funeral services are planned at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci, with Pastor Matt Boyers officiating.  Interment will follow in Lyons Cemetery.   Visitation is scheduled from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of service. 

Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice of Williams and Fulton Counties.