Betty L. Holdcroft (April 11, 1922 – February 6, 2010)

Betty L. Holdcroft, 87, of Zanesville, died at 9:20 AM Saturday February 6, 2010 at Willow Haven Nursing Home.

She was born April 11, 1922 in Zanesville the daughter of the late Earl William and Louise Marie Leonard Perone. A lifetime Zanesville area resident Betty was a member of Immanuel United Church of Christ. Betty retired after 121/2 years from Custom Coil and worked at Essex Wire 4 years prior to Custom Coil. Her biggest enjoyment in life was spending time with her family.

Betty is survived by her son: Everett (Ruth) Holdcroft Jr. of Zanesville, 5 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild, sister-in-law: June Perone of Zanesville, special friend and caregiver: Carolyn (John) Skabar of Zanesville and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding Betty was her husband Everett Holdcroft Sr. who died June 21, 1989, brothers: Leonard, Louise, Leroy and Donald Perone and grandson: Chad Holdcroft.

Visitation for Betty will be 5:00 – 8:00 PM Tuesday February 9, 2010 with funeral services at 11:00 AM Wednesday February 10, 2010 at Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave. with Rev. Mitch Reed officiating, committal service to follow at Greenwood Cemetery.

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