News Death Notice

HUFFMAN, Betty J. "Betty Boop" age 85, of Dayton, passed away on Friday, February 21, 2014. Betty is survived by her daughter, Claudia Ann (Michael) French; son, Eugene J. Huffman Jr.; granddaughter, Ashley Henderson; siblings, Donald Edmonson, Geraldine Crook, Sandy Baldwin and Michael Edmonson; niece, Vickie Crowe and many other relatives and friends. She graduated from Stivers High School. Betty had a great sense of style and love of fashion. She modeled for some of the local department stores and was the photography model for NCR for 2 years. Her picture was once in Time Magazine for ads for the NCR business machines. Betty was a charter member of the woman's auxiliary to the Dayton Dental Society, where she served in many committees of that organization. She worked as a marketing executive at St. Leonard's. The family will receive friends on Thursday, February 27, 2014 from 2-4 pm at Newcomer Funeral Home South Chapel (3940 Kettering Blvd, Kettering, OH 45439. The memorial service will follow at 4 pm. To send a special message, please visit

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Published in Dayton Daily News on Feb. 23, 2014