GENEVA — Betty Lou Williams, age 71, passed away Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at home surrounded by her family.
She was born Oct. 18, 1942, in Cleveland, the daughter of Joseph and Louise (Raffa) Carmigiano.
Betty was retired from Dillard’s Department Store. She was a homemaker who enjoyed baking, gardening and spending time with her family. Betty was a member of The Assumption Catholic Church of Geneva.
Survivors include her husband of 19 years, Al Williams; her children, Denise (Andy) Roscinski, Dennis (Renee) Powell, Joseph (Michele) Powell, Leonard (Jennifer) Powell, Kimberly (Curtis) Payne, Greg (Bob) Warren, Jeremy (Heidi) Williams, Tracy (Brian) Bellis; grandchildren, Miranda, Halley, Deidre, Adriana, Joey, Chrissy, Jessica, Zachary, Corey, Blake and Alexius; eight great-grandchildren; brothers, Leonard (Linda) Carmigiano-Carr, William (Barbara) Carmigiano; nephews, Brian (Gina) Carr and Joseph Carmigiano; nieces, Lindsey (Scott) Carr-Siegler and Alexandra Carmigiano.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 6th, at THE BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 175 S. Broadway, Geneva, Ohio.
A Mass of Christian Burial will celebrated 11 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 7th, at Assumption Catholic Church, 594 W. Main St., Geneva, with the Rev. Fr. Melvin E. Rusnak officiating. Final Resting Place will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Geneva.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44110-2602 or the Animal Protective League, 5970 Green Road, Ashtabula, Ohio 44004.
Obituary may be viewed online at www.behmfuneral.com and starbeacon.com.