BETTY ANN EVEN, age 73, passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014, in Houston. Betty was a beloved mother of three, grandmother of six, and friend to many. She was always an active volunteer of the community; she was involved in the Catholic Chaplain Corp., Bridges to Life, Houston Hospice, and numerous other charities throughout the years. Betty also served as a Eucharistic Minister and Lector at St. Laurence Catholic Church in Sugar Land, TX.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Lester and Loretta Neuens; and brother, Lester G. Neuens. She is survived by her three children, Joan Southard (Mike), Daniel Even, and Mary Volf (Keith); grandchildren, Justin, Jimmy and Melissa Southard, and Ellia, Jane and Vincent Volf; two siblings; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends are invited to a visitation with the family from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Sunday, March 16, 2014, at The Settegast-Kopf Co. @ Sugar Creek, 15015 Southwest Freeway, Sugar Land (Williams Trace Exit), with a Rosary to be recited at 5:00 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, March 17, 2014, at St. Laurence Catholic Church, 3100 Sweetwater Blvd., Sugar Land, with a reception immediately following in the Parish Hall. The Rite of Committal will follow at Glenwood Cemetery, in Houston.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Betty's name may be made to Houston Hospice, @ www.houstonhospice.org