Betty J. Mickna, 84, of Creston, died unexpectedly Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at Wadsworth-Rittman Hospital. Betty was born May 2, 1928 in River Styx, the daughter of the late Eugene and Helen Marie (Southern) Hartman.
On October 13, 1947, she married Clarence Mickna, who preceded her in death January 25, 1989. She retired following 30 years of service from Nabisco Brands, in Seville, and was a member of Advent Christian Church. She had made her home in Creston since 1976, and had enjoyed doing crossword puzzles, traveling with her former co-workers and spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She will be greatly missed by her six children, Paula Brown of Rittman, Wendy (Dick) Stanley, Debbie (Lonnie) Brumfield and Sandy (Jerry) Brumfield, all of Branchland, West Virginia, Cindy (Bob) Welday of Norton and Scott (Rhonda) Mickna of Wooster; and 13 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband; two grandchildren; sister, Lois; and brothers, Dale, Charles, Cecil and Glen.
Service will be Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 11 A.M. at Murray Funeral Home, Creston, with burial following in Creston Maple Mound Cemetery. Friends may call Friday, December 7, 2012 from 5 to 8 P.M. in the funeral home.
Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assoc., 408 Ninth St., SW, Canton, OH 44707.