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Obituaries

Betty Hetherington

WYANET — Betty I. Hetherington, 91, of Wyanet died Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, at the Colonial HeathCare and Rehabilitation Centre in Princeton.

Betty was born Aug. 6, 1926, outside of Mineral, the daughter of Thomas and Stephanie (Celius) Crockett. Betty married Wilson Hetherington on April 11, 1943, in Buda. He preceded her in death in 1988.

Betty was a homemaker, enjoyed golfing and dancing. She loved to be outdoors bird watching or doing yard work. She especially loved spending time with her family.

Betty is survived by a son, Stephen (Fritzie) Hetherington of Wyanet; one granddaughter, Tricia Hetherington, Las Vegas, Nev.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one son, Dennis Hetherington in 2016; three brothers, Marvin, David and Jim Crockett; and three sisters, Lela, Evelyn and Lorraine.

There will be no services or visitation. Services will be private for the family at the Sheffield Cemetery.

The Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Online condolences for Betty’s family may be left at www.schuenemantumblesonfuneralhome.com.

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