Betty Hunter, 86, of 1722 West Granview, Quincy died at 11:15 pm Saturday (April 21, 2012) in St. Vincents Home.
Born April 15, 1926 in Marion County, Missouri, Betty was the daughter of Fredrick William and Pearl M. Anderson Beckman Von Holt. She married William R. Hunter on June 30, 1946 in Quincy. He preceded her in death on February 5, 1999.
Betty was a skilled seamstress and enjoyed playing bingo. She especially loved playing with her pet dogs Gidget, Mickey and Minnie.
*She had worked at International Shoe, Eli Walker and Motorola for several years until her retirement.
Survivors include one daughter Judy Kuntzi (Robert) of Quincy; Two granddaughters Tina Foley (Matt) of Springfield, IL and Pam Gallaher of Quincy; Two Great Grandchildren Matthew Kuntzi of Quincy and Ember Foley of Springfield, IL; One Sister Joyce Ridder of Quincy. Also surviving are several loving nieces and nephews.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents, her husband William, one sister Virgina Kappner and one brother Glahn Beckman.
Funeral services will be held Thursday Morning at 10:30 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home with the Rev. Ivan Greuter officiating. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Wednesday evening from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Blessing Hospice or to the Blessing Cancer Center