Betty ‘Boots’ Nyhart
LOUDONVILLE — Betty A. “Boots” Nyhart, 71, of Loudonville died Monday morning, March 17, 2008, at her home after an extended illness.
Mrs. Nyhart was born April 28, 1936, in Hopewell, Va., the daughter of Henry and Agnes (Basl) Jandl. She had lived in the area since 1956 and was the bookkeeper for Nyhart Excavating Co. for many years. She was the founder of Downtown Pizza, Loudonville, and had also worked at Brownie’s Lucky T store, Loudonville, and Buckeye Turkey hatchery at Danville. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 250 and Loudonville Eagles Auxiliary.
She is survived by her companion of 22 years, James Lowe; a son, Rick (Joyce) Nyhart of Loudonville; one daughter, Robin Nyhart of Richmond, Va.; a stepson, Bill (Candace) Nyhart of Loudonville; eight grandchildren, Austin, Jason and Crystal Nyhart, Kenny and Kelly Nyhart, Sarah McClellan, Christina and Teresa Nyhart; two great-grandchildren, Lilly and Jayden Nyhart; and her brother, Henry H. Jandl of Prince George, Va.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Nyhart; two stepsons, Thomas and Terry Nyhart; and a sister, Agnes Lowry.
Private family service will be conducted in Byerly-Lindsey Funeral Home, Loudonville, with the Rev. Terry E. Ruther officiating. The family request memorial contributions be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio, 1050 Dauch Drive, Ashland, OH 44805, because of their wonderful and compassionate care. Online condolences may be made at www.Byerly-Lindsey.com.