Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
December 1, 2011 12:14 pm EST


UTICA — A funeral service for Betty D. Overturf, 91, of Utica, will be held Saturday, Dec. 3, at 11 a.m., at Utica United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Don Newland officiating. Burial will follow in South Lawn Cemetery.

Betty died Nov. 30, 2011, at her residence. She was born Oct. 5, 1920, in Utica to the late Charles and Lulu (Sterrett) Davison. She was a member of Utica United Methodist Church and 1938 Utica High School graduate. Betty was co-owner of Utica Hardware with her husband, Homer, and she loved playing euchre.

She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Homer C. Overturf of Utica; daughters and sons-in-law, Ann and John Riedel of Angleton, Texas, Judy and Jerry Hull of Utica; four grandchildren, Becky (Mike) Carpenter of Powell, Carol (Arthur) Mancinas of San Antonio, Texas, Matt Riedel of Dardanielle, Ariz., Beth Reidel of Tyler, Texas; three great-grandchildren; sister, Grace Azbell of Newark.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Geneva Rees.

Contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058-0430.

Friends may call Friday, Dec. 2, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., at Law-Baker Funeral Home, 34 N. Main St., Utica.

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