Betty June Prudhomme, 76, of Linton, passed away Saturday, Aug. 20, 2005 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton.
Born Sept. 14, 1928 in Linton, she was the daughter of Floyd S and Margaret (McAtee) Cramer.
She was a 1947 graduate of Linton-Stockton High School and after graduating from the Danville Beauty College in Danville, Ill., she worked as a hair stylist for 40 years. She was an avid gardener, oil painter, fisherman, and participated in many Fourth of July parades riding her Arabian horse. She was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church in Linton, where she belonged to the St. Anne's Altar Society. She served as a past Worthy Matron of the OES Lodge in Linton.
Survivors include: her husband of 43 years James Prudhomme of Linton; a son and daughter-in-law Andrew and Tawni Prudhomme of Linton; a daughter and her companion Julia Kennedy and Kent Harting of Linton; three grandsons, Steve and Garrett Kaho, both of Linton, and Josh Prudhomme of Bloomington; a brother and sister-in-law Floyd and Ruth Cramer of Linton; and her Alaskan Husky dog Lady Bug.
She was preceded in death by two grandsons, James Ryan and Andrew Jared Prudhomme, and her parents.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at St. Peter Catholic Church in Linton with Father Hilary Vieck officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
Friends may call at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel from 5-9 p.m. today with a Scripture Wake Service at 7 p.m. and from 9-9:45 a.m. on Tuesday.