Betty G. Crites, 88, of Bloomfield passed away Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012.
Born Feb. 10, 1924 in Linton, the daughter of Ord and Josephine (Slinkard) LaVanne.
Betty was a homemaker and a member of the Evangelic United Brethern Church in Linton.
Surviving relatives include her two sons, David G. (Joan) Crites of Columbus, and Dennis J. (Cheryl) Crites of Bloomfield; one granddaughter, Angel (Rich) Walls of Bloomfield, two great-granddaughters, Hannah Walls and Ally Walls, both of Bloomfield; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Russell Crties, Jr. on Dec. 13, 2005; four sisters, Margaret Matteson, Rita LaVanne, Thelma LaVanne and Erma LaVanne; one brother Joseph LaVanne; and her parents.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Sunday and 9 a.m. on Monday until the hour of service at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Service will be at 10 a.m. on Monday at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield with Rev. Arlen Pope officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Cemetery in Bloomfield.
Online condolences to the family can be made at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.