G. William Betzner, age 82 passed away in the loving care of Paradise Hospice on August 28, 2006. He was born in St. Louis, MO. During WWII he served in the U.S. Navy. After the war he attended Northwestern University and TV Engineering School, and received his electronic engineering degree and worked for NBC in New York and Burbank, CA for 32 years. He married Helen Betzner in 1951. They moved to Paradise in 1990, they attended St. Thomas More Catholic Church and he was a 4th Degree member of the St. Thomas More Knights of Columbus. He was also a pilot and owned several small planes.
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He is preceded in death by his son William.
He is survived by his wife Helen, daughter Catherine, son George, brother Robert and three grandchildren.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, August 30, 2006 at 2:00 pm. at St. Thomas More Catholic Church.
Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Pines Mortuary.
Paradise Chapel of the Pines Mortuary - Crematory - Paradise
5691 Almond Street Paradise, CA 95969
Published in Paradise Post from Aug. 29 to Aug. 31, 2006