BETTY G. DEANE (Age 85)
On Saturday, February 23, 2013, BETTY
GODWIN DEANE. Beloved wife of the late Vernon F. Deane, Sr.; mother of Vernon F. Deane, Jr. (Roxanna), Katharine A. Deane, John S. Deane (Karen), Nancy E. Deane, Daniel M. Deane (Kathleen), Janet F. Merryman, Timothy W. Deane (Rebecca) and Aimee Deane Rinaldi (Nicholas). Preceded in death by two sons, Matthew M. Deane (Susan) and Andrew J. Deane. Also survived by 24 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson and her sister, Peggy Jean Posey of Iowa.
Betty was a native of Washington, DC and retired from the DC Public Library in 1982 after many years of service.
Viewing will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at CEDAR HILL FUNERAL HOME, 4111 Pennsylvania Ave., Suitland, MD 20746, where funeral will be held on Friday, March 1 at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in Betty's name to Agape Senior Foundation, 1053 Center St., West Columbia, SC 29169.