TIPP CITY - Betty Jean Anson, 85, of Tipp City, Ohio, died Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Upper Valley Medical Center, Troy.
She was born Jan. 14, 1927, to Raymond Jacob Shoe and Minnie Leona (Hutchinson) Lowe.
Preceding her in death were her parents; her stepfather, Emory Lowe; her first husband, Richard Lindsay Wheelock in 1957; her second husband, Edward Merle Shearer in 1984; and a granddaughter, Amy LeAnna Wheelock.
Surviving Betty are her loving husband, Lavon S. Anson; her son and daughter-in-law, Robert L. and Ann Wheelock of Coeur D Alene, Idaho; and her daughter and son-in-law, Patricia A. and Thomas Tucker of Tipp City; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren; and numerous other beloved friends and family members.
She was a life member of the American Legion Auxillary and past president; the 8 and 40; and the VFW
Auxillary, all of Tipp City; the Moose Lodge Auxillary, Troy; and Eastern Star 307, Tipp City.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at Frings and Bayliff Funeral Home, 327 W. Main St., Tipp City, OH 45371, with Pastor Gary Boggs officiating.
Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery, Tipp City.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at Frings and Bayliff.
Contributions may be made to the American Legion Auxillary Special Projects in memory of Betty. Online condolences may be sent to www.fringsandbayliff.com