Betty Marie Stiles
Betty Marie Stiles of Dry Tavern passed away Sunday, November 18, 2012, in her home, following a lengthy illness.
She was born January 10, 1932, in West Brownsville, a daughter of the late Harry and Mary Hvizda Yoders.
On November 16, 1948, she married Joseph W. Stiles Sr., who died October 11, 1994.
Mrs. Stiles lived most of her life in the Rices Landing area.
Before her health deteriorated, she was an active member of Rices Landing United Methodist Church.
She had worked at Greenway Shirt Factory.
Mrs. Stiles enjoyed baking, bowling, spending time outdoors, taking scenic drives, but most of all, spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Surviving are children Mary (Ron) Baker, Joseph W. Stiles Jr., Harriet Kay (Bill) Donahou, Donna (Jeff) Lehman and Miki Jo (Tim Deal) Stiles; grandchildren Megan Baker, Matt (Becca) Baker, Kaylan Donahou and Skylar Lehman; brothers Joe Walter Yoders and Charles Yoders; and many extended family and friends.
Deceased, in addition to her parents and husband, are a son, Harry, and a grandson, David Lehman, who both died in infancy; sisters Geraldine McKeever and Naomi Burgett; and brothers Sam Yoders, George Yoders, Barry Yoders and Bob Yoders.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation or services. She wanted all to remember her as they best knew her. Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, PA 15320, Paul M. Lesako, owner/director/supervisor, is in charge of the arrangements. www.lesakofuneralhomeinc.com