APEX, N.C. - Elizabeth Jane Bedotto, 80, of Apex, N.C., died Sunday, March 31, 2013. She was born in West Paterson on Sept. 28, 1932, to Cyril Gielen and Josephine Kettman Gielen.
Mrs. Bedotto is survived by her friend of 75 years and husband of 62 years, James Bedotto; son, William J. Bedotto and wife, Phyllis, of Cary, N.C.; daughter, Carol A. Tedeschi and husband, Thomas, of Vernon; sisters, Mary, Margaret and Cyrilla. She also is survived by seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
The family received friends Wednesday, April 3, at Apex Funeral Home, 550 W. Williams St., Apex, N.C. A funeral service was held Thursday, April 4, in the Chapel of Apex Funeral Home. Burial followed in Wake Memorial Park, Cary, N.C. Those considering memorial contributions may make them to Hospice of Harnett County, 111A North Ellis Ave. Dunn, N.C. 28334. Online condolences may be made at www.apexfuneral.net