Lillie Bitsilly Begay
Oct. 15, 1934-March 18, 2013
Lillie Bitsilly Begay, 78, of Shiprock, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 18, 2013 in Shiprock. She was born Oct. 15, 1934 in rural Bluff, Utah.
Lillie and her husband of 53 years, Joe Kee Begay Sr., share six surviving children, Lloyd (Cyndie) Begaye, Roz Jackson, Lula M. (John) Begay, Lucille A. Begay, Gilbert J. (Colleen) Begaye and Shawna C. Begay (Jack Williams); 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Her two sons, Gerald D. Begay and Joe K. Begay Jr., preceded her in death in 1978 and 2009.
Friends and relatives can visit the family in Shiprock, Bluff Farm Road, 5th Lane farm residence.
A funeral service will be 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 23, at Desert View Funeral Chapel in Shiprock.
Lillie is in the care of Desert View Funeral Home, North US Highway 491. Shiprock 505-368-4607.