Betty J. Fordyce Wingrove Obituary

Betty J. Wingrove
Worked as Meat Cutter for Giant Eagle, Washington

Betty J. Wingrove, 70, of Cokeburg, died Sunday, February 15, 1998, in Washington at the home of her daughter, Nancy J. Waters.

She was born September 24, 1927, in Washington, a daughter of James A. and Dora Beatty Fordyce.

She attended Trinity High School and was a member of the Jefferson Avenue United Methodist Church in Washington.

She was employed as a meat cutter by Giant Eagle in Washington for more than 20 years.

She also did private duty work, caring for various elderly people in the Washington area.

Surviving are two sons, Edward P. Kirn of Washington and Raymond L. Knox Jr. of Washington; one daughter, Nancy J. Waters of Washington; two sisters, Zella Weirich of Augusta, Ga., and Florence Fordyce of Washington; seven grandchildren, Edward P. Kirn Jr., Shannon M. Knox, Misty Blu Waters, Carrie R. Knox, Tammy Kirn, Malinda Truby and Erica J. Kirn; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Deceased are five brothers, Curtis, Wilbert, James, Howard and Paul Fordyce; and one sister, Ruth Pratton.

WINGROVE - Friends of Betty J. Wingrove of Cokeburg, who died Sunday, February 15, 1998, will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the Nichol Funeral Home, 1873 East Maiden Street, Washington, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 18. Interment in the Washington Cemetery.

Washington Observer-Reporter, February 16, 1998 (Greene County, PA)

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