Betty S. Appelt, 79, of Warrenton Va., transitioned peacefully from this life on earth to her heavenly home on October 26, 2021, at Johns Hopkins Hospital.\nBetty was the daughter of the late William Harold Schaaf and the late Eva Garrett Schaaf . She graduated from Highland Springs Highschool and enjoyed life as a wife, mother, and grandmother. She was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan.\nShe is survived by her husband, Richard Appelt, and her sons, Richard Appelt Jr., David Appelt (Sarah), John Appelt (Bonnie), and Steven Appelt (Hendrina). She is also survived by eight grandchildren, Stacey, David, Garrett, Ian, Patrick, Jacob, Cole, and William. She is also survived by her brother Bill Schaaf (Elaine), her sister Mary Wright (Leroy), and several nieces and nephews.\nA memorial will be held on November 6, 2021, at 1:00 pm at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 585 Fauquier Rd. Warrenton, VA. 20186.