Donald A. Betres

November 8, 2013

Betres, Donald Obituary

Donald A. Betres, 59, Second Street, Mount Union, PA died at 11:38 PM, Friday, November 8, 2013 at the UPMC Altoona Regional Hospital, Altoona, PA.

 

Born May 29, 1954 in Huntingdon, he was the son of the late Albert Betres and Evelyn Jane (Breon) Betres Bowser who survives of Woodland Retirement Center, Orbisonia, PA.  He was married to Catherine Varner on February 21, 1977.  Mrs. Betres survives at their home.

 

Mr. Betres is survived by three children:  Millie White and husband Wesley, Allenport, PA; Donald Betres and companion Lyndsay Moore, McConnellstown, PA; and Bruce Betres and wife Tracy, Mapleton, PA.  

 

Grandchildren are Jesse Crum, Tyler Grubb, Dylan Moore, Ryan Betres, Jenna Betres, Logan Betres, Alisha Betres, Bethany Witters, Michael Bookwalter, and TJ Bookwalter.  There are two great grandchildren, Isabella Bookwalter and Jakayla Spriggs.

 

Mr. Betres served in the US Army from 1971 through 1974.

 

He was last employed as a park ranger at Greenwood Furnace State Park.  In prior years he worked at Conrail, Altoona and Robin Footwear, Mount Union.

 

Mr. Betres was a loving husband, father and grandfather and loved his grandchildren.  He enjoyed spending time with family, watching NASCAR especially Tony Stewart and watching the Pittsburgh Steelers.

 

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at the Beavertown Bible Church, Todd, PA with Pastor Jeff Knepper officiating.  Interment will be at Wright Cemetery, Calvin, PA.  Friends may call at the church from 6—8:00 PM on Tuesday and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.

 

In lieu of flowers, card donations may be made to the family.

 

 

 




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November 12, 2013
6 - 8 p.m.

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Beavertown Bible Church

17758 New Fording Road
Todd, PA 16685
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November 13, 2013
10 a.m.

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Beavertown Bible Church

17758 New Fording Road
Todd, PA 16685
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November 13, 2013

Interment
Wright Cemetery

Calvin, PA


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