Betty Harris

Betty L. Harris, 70, of Vermont, died at 3:29 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, 1995, at Prairie City Nursing Center in Prairie City.

She was born Sept. 12, 1925, in Bernadotte, a daughter of Delno J. and Mary VanFossen Green. She married Robert E. Harris on Nov. 16, 1945, in Virginia, Ill. He died June 5, 1991. One son, Robert Alan; one brother; and one sister also preceded her in death.

Surviving are one son, Rick, of Vermont; one daughter, Vicki Elgin of Lake of the Ozarks, Mo.; two brothers, Charles Norman Green of Vermont and Kenneth D. Green of Canton; one sister, Melba Stambaugh of St. Augustine; four grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She worked at Vermont Foundry for nine years.

Funeral services were held Tuesday at Shawgo Memorial Home in Ipava with Rev. Jill Johnson-Scott officiating. Burial was in Vermont Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Vermont Rescue Squad.

From the Peoria Journal Star.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 10/25/1995

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