Regina Beatty

Beatty Regina Beatty, age 85, of Dublin, Ohio, died peacefully Saturday, October 19, 2013 at Kobacker House. She was born in 1928 and was preceded in death by her parents Thurman and Belva Taylor and her sister Shirley McGinnis. She is survived by her loving husband of 51 years Donald Beatty; sons, Keith (Sally) Rogers of Plain City, Kenneth (Carol) Rogers of Beverly Hills, FL; daughters, Pamela (George) Milli of Westerville and Sandra (Jim) Elswick of Lewis Center; sister, Leatrice (John) Kurtz of Newark; 10 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and many nephews, nieces and a host of friends. Regina was a member of the Jerome United Methodist Church. She retired from Fisher Body of GM and later as a real estate agent with King Thompson Realtors. Regina and Don were avid football fans of the Buckeyes and attended most of the games. They loved to travel and visited many countries in their lifetime, all of which will be cherished by Don. Regina was a hard worker who loved to spend time with her children and grandchildren. She will be forever missed. The family wishes to thank all the medical support of Dr. David Burnsides, The Forum at Knightsbridge and Kobacker House for their comfort and care. Family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. TUESDAY at the RUTHERFORD FUNERAL HOME AT POWELL, 450 West Olentangy St., Powell, Ohio 43065 (614)-792-1471. (The funeral home is located on W. Olentangy St./Powell Rd./SR 750 1/4 mile east of Sawmill Parkway.) Funeral Services will be held 10 a.m. WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2013 at JEROME UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, 10531 Jerome Road, Plain City, Ohio 43064 (614)-873-8851, with Reverend Dr. David Cady and Reverend Roger Gorden, officiating. Burial will follow the service at Dublin Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to: of Central Ohio, 1379 Dublin Road, Columbus, OH 43215, Kobacker House, 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus, OH 43214, or Jerome United Methodist Church, 10531 Jerome Rd., Plain City, OH 43064 (614)-873-8851 Please visit to send condolences to the Beatty Family.

Funeral Home

Rutherford Funeral Home Powell
450 West Olentangy Street Powell, OH 43065
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Oct. 21 to Oct. 22, 2013