The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

December 7, 2012

Elizabeth J. Morrisette-Grenoble, 90, Lewisburg


The Daily Item

— LEWISBURG — Elizabeth “Betty” Jane Morrisette – Grenoble, 90, of 50 N. 3rd St., formerly of Hatboro and the Poconos, entered into rest at 4:23 a.m., Friday, Dec. 7,  2012, at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village, Lewisburg.

She was born Dec. 23, 1921, in Hartleton, a daughter of the late Richard S. and Miriam (Swanger) Diehl. In 1943, she married T. Jackson Morrisette, who preceded her in death in 1995. In 1999, she married Fred Grenoble Jr., who preceded her in death in 2007.

Betty was a 1938 graduate of Lewisburg High School. She then completed a three year nursing program at Frankfort Hospital, Philadelphia.

She was a member of Christ’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lewisburg.

Betty was employed as a registered nurse at Evangelical Hospital, Lewisburg, from 1943  to 1946, and later at Abington Hospital, Hatboro.

Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Sharon Morrisette, of Jamison; one daughter, Pamela J. Albers, of White Haven; one brother and sister-in-law, Samuel and Shirley Diehl, of Millmont; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Richard Diehl.

A memorial service to celebrate the life of Betty will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at Christ’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 100 South Third St., Lewisburg, with the Rev. William Henderson, officiating.

Memorial gifts may be made to either the Christ’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 100 South Third St., Lewisburg, PA 17837; or the Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries, 798 Hausman Rd, Suite 300, Allentown, PA 18104.

Funeral arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Rd., Mifflinburg.