Betsy Ann (Pederson) Towne (1923 - 2018)


Betsy Ann (Pederson) Towne was born on Dec. 18, 1923, in Council, Alaska. She was raised in White Mountain and Nome, Alaska. She had an adventurous young life and upon marrying Lewis Towne in 1951, she proceeded to raise three children: Clara, Rolf and Mary.
Betsy was preceded in passing by Lewis in 2006. She is survived by her children; her son-in-law; a granddaughter; a grandson-in-law; and two great-grandsons.
Betsy was kind, generous and thoughtful always. She loved to laugh and visit with friends and family. Betsy was loved and cherished by too many people to count. She will be missed and remembered always by all those who were fortunate enough to know her.
"God bless and keep you always, Tingmakaluruk!"
Published in Anchorage Daily News on Jan. 13, 2019