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In Memory of

Betty M. Reich

June 6, 1932 - May 16, 2017

Obituary


Betty Reich, 84, of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at her home surrounded by family. She was born June 6, 1932, to the late Montford and Anna Mae Lester.

She was a loving wife, mother and grandma who loved to cook, quilt and garden. Betty loved being around people and never met a stranger. She was a member of Memorial Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School and played the organ for over 55 years. She worked as a teacher's aide at North Posey and retired from the Christian Book Store.

Betty Reich, 84, of Evansville, passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at her home surrounded by family. She was born June 6, 1932, to the late Montford and Anna Mae Lester.

She was a loving wife, mother and grandma who loved to cook, quilt and garden. Betty loved being around people and never met a stranger. She was a member of Memorial Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School and played the organ for over 55 years. She worked as a teacher's aide at North Posey and retired from the Christian Book Store.

Betty was preceded in death by her brother, Gene Lester; and her parents.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Ralph; daughters, Sylvia Dillworth and Diane (Dan) Hart; sons, Robert (Cindy) Reich, Gerald (Carla) Reich, Richard (Kim) Reich; brother, Donald (Shirley) Lester; 13 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Friday, May 19, 2017, at Memorial Baptist Church, 7810 Marx Rd., Evansville, IN. Friends may visit Thursday from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Alexander West Chapel and Friday from 10:00 AM until service time at the church.

The family would like to thank the staff at West River Rehabilitation Center and Deaconess VNA Hospice for their excellent care.

Memorial contributions may be made to Deaconess VNA Hospice or to Memorial Baptist Church. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderWestChapel.com.