Betty Jean McIntire Quinn
82, of Indianapolis passed away on March 26, 2014. She was born April 19, 1931 to the late Raymond D. and Helen Scharlau McIntire.
She graduated from Washington High School in 1949 and Methodist Hospital School of Nursing in 1952. She earned her Bachelor's Degree from St. Mary of the Woods College and Masters' Degree from Indiana Wesleyan University. She worked in the nursing field for 52 years specializing in ER and IV administration. She was the office nurse for Dr. Edw. F. Bloemker for 10 years, worked at BCBS in Medicaid Depot. and Ask A Nurse as a telephone triage nurse. She also held a Real Estate Brokers license and taught ethics in the IN Wesleyan Univ. LEAP Program, before retiring in 2001. Betty was an active member of Seerley Creek Christian Church and a member of Amvets Post 99 auxilary. She loved dogs and owned rescue dogs, she was especially fond of Mieke.
Betty is survived by her husband, Coy E. Quinn, Sr., Indianapolis; son, Kevin S. (Janet) Galbreath, Fort Wayne; step- son, Robert Quinn, Arkansas; 12 grandchildren and 11 great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son, Mark Galbreath and daughter, Susan Lyle; brother, Clarence R. McIntire, M.D.; step-sons, Joe and Coy Quinn, Jr.
A service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 29, in Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center , with visitation from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, March 28 in the mortuary. Entombment will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood, Indiana.
Donations can be made to Seerley Creek Christian Church Missionary Circle or Southside Animal Shelter.