Betty Jean Cooper
1933 - 2013 PITTSFIELD Betty Jean Collins Cooper, 79, of Pittsfield, died on January 1, 2013.
Born January 14, 1933 in Pittsfield, daughter of William and Mary Collins, she graduated from Pittsfield High School in 1951. Betty Jean was employed by the City of Pittsfield retiring in 1983. She enjoyed knitting, reading and spending time at the beach. Betty Jean loved spending her summers in Ogunquit, ME.
She was predeceased by her brothers, William Collins of Glendale, AZ and Robert Collins of Holly Hill, FL.
She leaves her husband of 59 years, Robert, and sister-in-law, Eileen Collins of Holly Hill, FL, niece, Jadine Sobien and her husband, Dan, great nieces, Brittany and Jamie Sobien of Bradenton, FL.
MEMORIAL NOTICE: There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be held at Grace Episcopal Church, 791 Main Street, Dalton, MA on Friday, January 11, 2013 at 11 a.m. Family will meet with friends after the service in Grace Church Guild Hall. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Lanesboro, MA at the convenience of the family.
Memorial donations may be made to HospiceCare in the Berkshires, or
through the Wellington Funeral Home, 220 East Street, Pittsfield, MA. Please visit www.wellingtonfuneralhome.com
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