Betty Ileen (Triplett) Bretey(1926 - 2013)

Betty Ileen (Triplett) Bretey 87, residing at Sunrise at Pinehurst community Living Center in Denver, CO, formerly of Fort Morgan, CO, went on a walk today with her savior Jesus Christ to make her new home with her LORD on December 6, 2013.
Betty was born in Fort Morgan on Oct. 24, 1926 to Merle and Mayme Triplett. She attended Fort Morgan schools, worked with her parents and sisters on the farm where they raised crops and foxes. She married Donald E. Roe and traveled with him throughout the Rocky Mountain region until she and her children returned to Fort Morgan to live. She worked at Clark-Feather Mfg. Co. for about 20 years until they closed.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Eva, and Delores(Trippy); 3 husbands, Donald E. Roe, Norbert C. O'Hara, and Wesley R. Bretey; an infant daughter, Karen; son, Donald E. Roe Jr.; and step-grandson Jon Bretey.
Betty is survived by daughter, Erma(Paul) Blecha; daughter-in-law, Beverly Roe, and step-daughter, Karen Bretey; grandchildren, Jeffery Blecha of Perth, Australia, Jennifer Thompson of Westminster, CO, Sherri Heil of Superior, CO, Lisa Roe, of Lakewood, CO, and Nikki Elliott of Aurora, CO, and 10 great-grandchildren.
A grave side memorial service will be announced and held at a later date. Friends who wish may make gifts to the , or a .

Published in The Fort Morgan Times on Dec. 19, 2013