Betty graduated from Calvin College with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and had worked as a O.R. Nurse, Nurse Educator, and Director of Nursing at the former Blodgett Hospital in Grand Rapids, MI. She and her late husband were married in 1957 in Tokyo, Japan and together they went on to do mission work in Taiwan through the Christian Reformed Church until 1979 when they returned to the States and took up residence at Q.P.R.C.
A memorial service at Q.P.R.C. will be held in December and announced at a later date. Private Interment will take place in the Quarryville Cemetery.