Bettie J. Webber
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Bettie J. Webber, 85 of Lansing, formerly of Coldwater, passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014 at her home. She was born July 29, 1928 in Bedford, PA to David S. and Mary J. (Bowden) Magee. She was preceded in death by her first husband Victor William Amey in 1968. She married Lowell J. Webber, the love of her life, on January 3, 1969 in Potterville, MI. He preceded her in death in 2007.
Bettie graduated from Altoona, PA High School. She attended and graduated from Moses Taylor Hospital School of Nursing in 1949. She was a nurse in Pennsylvania, Montana and Michigan. In 1966 she was named Nurse of the Year for Lansing General Hospital. In 1978 she and Lowell established the Eaton Place Restaurant in Charlotte, MI. After a few years her husband suggested retirement, sold the Eaton Place and headed south. Bettie thought they were headed to Florida. They made it as far as Coldwater, Michigan and purchased the Goodie Shop where they became ambassadors of the Coldwater community making numerous friends.
She enjoyed reading, traveling to Aruba, Las Vegas or anywhere they could gamble, spending time with her children, grandchildren, her husband, her pets and her friends . She was a fun and generous lady who loved the holidays.
Bettie is survived by her children: Victor D. (Lynn) Amey of Odessa, Delaware, Joy (Scott ) Ammarman of Dimondale, MI, Bill H, (Patty) Amey of Claremore, OK, Jane Amey Lanier of Dimondale, MI, Brian L Webber(Julie Preston) of Coldwater, 12 grandchildren, 15 great- grandchildren.
Visitation will be Sunday, April 13, 2014 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Putnam Funeral Home in Coldwater. Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., with one hour of visitation prior to the service, at the Coldwater United Methodist Church with Rev. Steve Young officiating.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Michigan
or the Parkinson Foundation
Published in Lansing State Journal from Apr. 12 to Apr. 14, 2014