In Memory

Betty Ensign


Betty A. Stearns, age 64, of Girard, passed away Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at her residence.

She was born in McKeesport, on June 6, 1950, a daughter of the late George Danesky and Twila Richardson Philson.

After graduation from high school, she entered the U.S. Air Force. She was a secretary, a nurse, and was most recently a foster grandparent. She enjoyed visiting her family, friends, and going to church. Betty was also a talented singer.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death an infant daughter, Tara Allgeier; and son, William A. Stearns Jr.

Betty is survived by her daughter Tamie Neiger and her husband Roger; grandchildren: Richard and Nathaniel Neiger; seven brothers: George Danesky and his wife Guelda, John, Charles, Terry, Robert and Michael Danesky; and two sisters: Kandy Zarlingo and Carla Weatherby; and is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Friends are invited to attend a memorial service at Bethel Assembly of God, 1414 Lake St., in Girard, on Sunday at 10:30 a.m., with Reverend Marty Critchfield officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Hospitality House TLC, 1702 French Street, Erie, PA 16504. Condolences may be sent to Funeral arrangements were handled by Burton Funeral Home, 525 Mains St. East, Girard.

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