Betty Alice Krynicki, 73, of Hampstead passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at her home surrounded by her family.

She was born in Monongalia County, WV on July 18, 1939 to the late Charles and Violet Piper. Betty is also preceded in death by her three sisters, Violet, Rose and Jean.

Betty is survived by her loving husband, of 50 years, Frank R. Krynicki; sons, Douglas Krynicki and wife Brenda of Burgaw, NC, Raymond Krynicki and wife Marybeth of Burgaw, NC; grandsons, Paul Johnson and Charlie Krynicki; one great grandchild, Matthew Johnson; and one brother, Charles Piper.

Betty was an active member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church where she enjoyed working with her fellow church members and made many new friends.

A visitation will be held from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Thursday, February 28, 2013 at Andrews Mortuary Hampstead Chapel.

Funeral service will be held at 10:30 am, Friday, March 1, 2013 at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church with burial to follow in church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401 or St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, 4849 Castle Hayne Rd. Castle Hayne, NC 28429.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Andrews Hampstead Chapel

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Feb. 28 to Mar. 1, 2013