Betty Coons, 88, beloved mother and grandmother, passed away on Tuesday, June 25 at home in Springfield, VA after a long illness.
Betty was born in Unadilla, NY and raised in Oneonta, where she met and married her husband Bob; they were married 62 years when he passed away in 2013. She is survived by her son Bob Jr. of St. Inigoes, MD, daughter Judy Conner of Bumpass, VA, grandsons Gregory, Matthew and Thomas Conner, and three great-grandchildren.
Betty was a stay-at-home mom who loved sewing and gardening, often sharing her vegetables with neighbors and friends from church. She babysat for her grandchildren, who were the lights of her life.
To honor Betty’s wishes, there will be no visitation; there will be a private burial service for her family at Lakemont Memorial Gardens in Davidsonville, Maryland.