Betty Jean Brady passed away at her home on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at the age of 82. She was born Betty Jean Farpella on May 4, 1931 in Calexico, California to Joseph and Frances Farpella. She was the sixth child of eleven; she had 5 brothers and 5 sisters. She worked on a dairy farm until she married Willard Brady and became the mother of seven; six boys and one girl. She was a grandmother to eleven grandchildren; six boys and five girls, fourteen great-grandchildren; six boys and eight girls, seven great-great-grandchildren; five boys and two girls. She was preceded in death by her husband Willard as well as four sons. She is survived by three children, James of Selma, Jay of Ukiah and Betty Ann of Lemoore. She was a great homemaker and her love of God carried her through to the end.
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Visitation will be held on Thursday from 5 - 8 p.m. at Phipps-Dale Funeral Chapel in Lemoore. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday at 1:00 p.m. at Phipps-Dale Funeral Chapel. Graveside services will be held on Monday at 2:00 p.m. at Greenwood Memorial Park in San Diego.
Published in The Hanford Sentinel on Jan. 8, 2014