Betty J. (Yoder) Babb, 79, widow of Jerry R. Babb of Boyertown died Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, in the Pennsburg Manor, Pennsburg.

Born in Gilbertsville she was the daughter of the late Norman S. and Mary A. (Mauger) Yoder.

Betty was a Boyertown Area High School graduate, a member of the Good Shepherd United Church of Christ. She was the treasurer of the former Boyertown Casket Workers Federal Credit Union.

She is survived by two daughters, Kandy L., wife of Linwood Heydt of Boyertown, and Trudy K., wife of Stanley Robinson of Gilbertsville; two sons, Thomas C. Babb of Pensacola, Fla., and Perry A., husband of Michelle Babb of Morgantown, W.Va.; 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren and one on the way.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Jan. 15, 2010, at the Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home, Inc., 111 North Reading Avenue, Boyertown. The Rev. Dennis Christie will officiate.

A viewing will be Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010, between 7 and 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Boyertown.

Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Pottstown Memorial Medical Center Regional Cancer Center, 1600 East High Street, Pottstown, PA 19464 or to the Alzheimer's Association of Berks County, P. O. Box 878, 501 Washington Street, Reading, PA 19603.

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