Elizabeth (Betty) Nobel, 81, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at the Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.
Betty was born in Wilkes-Barre on June 14, 1931, a daughter of the late Llewellyn and Elizabeth Higman Lewis. She was raised in Wilkes-Barre and graduated from Coughlin High School. Betty was formerly employed for 34 years by the RCA Corp. in Mountain Top, retiring in 1993.
She enjoyed bowling, playing cards and was an avid sports fan which included golf, football and NASCAR racing.
Betty loved animals, especially her dog, Bridget.
Surviving are sons, John Nobel, Wallkill, N.Y.; Gary Nobel and his wife, Doreen, Sugarloaf; sister, Thelma Jones, Wilkes-Barre; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Ave., Wilkes-Barre. Interment will follow at the Hollenback Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre. Friends may call Wednesday at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to the SPCA of Luzerne County, 524 E. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting Betty's obituary at www.natandgawlasfuneralhome.com.