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Betty Scrivens

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Betty Scrivens

1924 - 2015 ROWE, MA Betty R. (Brown) Scrivens, 90, died on Monday, July 27, 2015 at the Buckley Health Care center in Greenfield, MA. She was born in Rowe, MA on December 2, 1924, a daughter to the late Edwin and Katie (Reed) Brown. Betty was born and raised in Rowe and attended schools there. She graduated from the Arms Academy in Shelburne Falls, MA. After her marriage to Frederick C. Scrivens on November 10, 1942 she and her husband moved to North Adams. She was employed at Sprague Electric Company during WWII. In 1948 she moved back to Rowe to raise her family. She worked as head waitress at the former Rainbow Hill Inn. She was a member of the Rowe Community church where she was an active member of its Ladies Guild. She loved taking cruises and vacationing in Maine. Mr. Scrivens died in April of 1992. Survivors include her two sons, William Scrivens and his wife, Linda of North Adams and David Scrivens of Rowe. She also leaves four grandchildren, Theresa, Billy, Elizabeth and Michael, several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren as well as a brother, Stanley Brown of Arizona. She was predeceased by a daughter, Faith, who died at birth; a grandson, Robert; brothers, Everett, Robert, Deane, and Roger Brown as well as a sister, Christine Gorczakoski. Per Betty's request there are no services or calling hours. A private burial, at the convenience of the family, will be held in the West Rowe Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Dankin Humane Society, 163 Montague Road, Everet, MA 01054. Flynn and Dagnoli Funeral Home, 74 Marshall Street, North Adams, MA is in charge of arrangements.
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on July 31, 2015
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