The Daily Item
MILLMONT — Betty Ellen Boop, 88, of Ranck Road, entered into rest at 3:45 a.m. Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village, Lewisburg, where she was a resident since July.
She was born Jan. 1, 1924, in Selinsgrove, a daughter of the late Rev. Joseph and Almeta (Stetler) Stoudt. On Aug. 7, 1942, she married Bruce M. Boop, who preceded her in death Dec. 1, 2005.
Betty was a 1942 graduate of Mifflinburg High School.
She was employed for many years as a licensed practical nurse at the Laurelton State School, retiring in 1984. Earlier in life, she was employed at the Lewisburg Hospital and Baker’s Convalescent Home, Hartleton.
Betty enjoyed tole painting, attending crafts shows, cooking and baking.
Surviving are two sons and one daughter-in-law, Bruce R. Boop and Gerald W. and Kathy Boop, all of Millmont; two daughters and sons-in-law, Deborah A. and Marlin Zimmerman and Sandy and David Sheetz, all of Millmont; one sister, Dorothy Joanne Pietkiewicz, of Mifflinburg; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, John and Bob Stoudt.
Funeral services will be conducted privately at the convenience of the family.
Funeral arrangements are by the Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg.