Betty J. Steele, 95 of Mahoning Street, Milton, passed away on July 10, 2018 at RiverWoods, Lewisburg.
She was born June 10, 1923, in Milton, a daughter of the late Martin and Bessie (Guffey) Keefer. On Dec. 6, 1941, she married Clifford L. Steele who preceded her in death on May 8, 2005.
Betty was a 1941 graduate of Milton High School and was a homemaker.
She was a member of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Milton since 1935. At her passing, she was the longest standing member of the church. Betty, along with her husband, enjoyed trips with the Silver and Gold Club. She was a member of the auxiliary at RiverWoods and Evangelical Community Hospital. Most importantly she enjoyed time with her family.
She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Bonnie and James Neuer of Milton and Susan and Edward Russell of Montandon; four grandchildren, Andy Neuer of Lewisburg, Tina Dreese of Montandon, Scott Russell of Centre Hall, and Steven Russell of Montandon; eight great- grandchildren; two stepgreat-grandchildren; and five stepgreat-great-grandchildren.
Betty was preceded in death by six brothers, Edward, Clark, Wilbur, Reynolds, Donald, and Martin Keefer; and two sisters, Onnolee Brown and Mary Snyder.
Friends and relatives will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the Shaw Funeral Home, 400 N. Front St., Milton, followed by the funeral at 11, with the Rev. Dale Hippensteel officiating.
Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery.
The family will provide flowers and ask that in lieu of flowers donations be made to St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 102 Lower Market St., Milton, Pa 17847 or to the Salvation Army of Milton, 30 Center St., Milton, PA 17847.
Condolences may be shared at www.shawfuneralhomeinc.com.
Published on July 11, 2018