Bette Jane Arthur

Arthur, Bette Jane
passed away on Sunday March 10th, 2013. Bette was born in Nyack, NY on August 2nd, 1945 and moved to Arizona in 1964. After arriving in Arizona she attended college at Arizona State University where she earned a Bachelor's degree in Education. Bette was a passionate supporter of the Montessori teaching philosophy and taught young children for many years. Bette was the proud mother of three boys, Patrick who preceded her in death as a toddler and her two youngest sons Gordon Christopher and Matthew Peter. In addition to her children she is survived by her loving husband, Melvyn Arthur, her daughter-in-law Tammy, and her five beautiful grandchildren Andrew, Abigail, Lauren, Nick and Payton. Services were held at Green Acres Mortuary on March 15th at 2:00 pm. www.greenacresmortuary.net

Funeral Home

Green Acres Mortuary & Cemetery
401 North Hayden Road Scottsdale, AZ 85257
(480) 945-2654

Published in The Arizona Republic on Mar. 17, 2013