COVINGTON - Betty H. Carney, 90, of Covington, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Sterling House in Greenville. Betty was born Nov. 8, 1922, in Troy, to Donovan and Lorena (O'Donnell) Hill.
She was a graduate of Covington High School, Class of 1940, retired from the First National Bank of Troy after 25 years of service, was a lifelong member of St. John's Lutheran Church where she helped put "The Voice" together, was a square dancer for many years, and was a member of Card Club, Covington.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 52 years, Glen K. Carney in 2005; two brothers, Richard Hill of Versailles and Thomas Hill of Mendocino, Calif.; and step-mother, Dorothy Hill.
Betty is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Donovan J. and Carrie Creager of Brooksville, Fla. and Michael K and Connie Creager of Covington; five grandchildren and their spouses, Tod and Tenille Creager of Covington, Jai Creager and Jenny of Troy, Tiffany and William Moore of Troy, Niki and Dirk Jarvis of Farmington, Iowa, and Kim and Chris Moler of St. Paris; 14 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and many friends.
Betty's family would like to thank the staff and residents at Sterling House in Greenville, for all the love and support they showed to Betty and her family throughout the past year and at the time of Betty's passing.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, at St. John's Lutheran Church, 200 E. Bridge St, Covington, with the Rev. Stephen Nierman officiating. Interment of cremains to follow at Highland Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church Monday from 10 a.m. until time of service. If desired, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601. Services in care of Stocker-Fraley Funeral Home. Condolences may be left for the family at www.stockerfraley.com