Letheby, Beth Ann
Beth Ann Letheby, of Parker, CO died May 2, 2021 at Life Care Center - Stonegate, after an extended battle with Parkinson's disease. Beth and her husband of 54 years, Ronald Letheby, were native Nebraskans, longtime Omaha residents and avid fans of University of Nebraska football. After retiring, they moved to Parker in 2009.
Beth was a "science girl," building a career in Medical Technology long before girls were encouraged to study science and math. She earned a B.S. Degree-Medical Technology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1967 and an M.S.-Pathology and Laboratory Technology from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha in 1972. She also was featured in a national clinical pathology publication for her work in the University of Nebraska's Cell Processing Laboratory, where she processed and preserved peripheral stem cells for transplantation.
Beth is survived by her husband, Ronald; her sons, John (and daughter-in-law Jennifer) of Highlands Ranch CO, and Ryan (and daughter-in-law Sarah) of Omaha; grandsons, William and Jeffrey Letheby of Highlands Ranch; and her brothers, Nile (sister-in-law Lois) of Grand Junction CO, and Kent (sister-in-law Amanda) of Cape Coral, FL.
A MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held on May 14 at 10am at Horan McConaty in Centennial, CO.
Horan & McConaty Funeral Service
5303 E County Line Rd, Centennial, CO 80122 | (303) 221-0030
Published by Omaha World-Herald on May 9, 2021.