ELIZABETH “BETTY” (OAKES) SCHELFE
Elizabeth “Betty” (Oakes) Schelfe, 87, of Pine Flats (formerly of Clymer) passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at the Indiana Regional Medical Center. The daughter of the late William Earl and Susanna Agnus (Patterson) Oakes, she was born in Clymer on November 21, 1925.
Betty grew up and lived most of her life in Clymer. She is survived by her husband of 67 years, G. David “Clyde” Schelfe. She is also survived by her daughter, Susann (Amos) McGee; grandsons, David (Gail) and Anthony McGee; 3 great-grandchildren; brother Robert (Eleanor) Oakes; sister, Phyllis Clement; sister-in-law, Gloria Lee and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by siblings: William, J. Ward and Edward Oakes and her sister, Mary Jane Roschen.
A Memorial Service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. The Rairigh-Bence Funeral Home, Inc. of Clymer is handling the service arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.r-bfh.com .