89, of New Carlise, Ohio, quietly handed absent July 14, 2021, at Trinity Assisted Residing in Fairborn, Ohio. Born January 13, 1932, in West Liberty,
Kentucky, she was the daughter of Jesse Curtis and Grace Francis Gevedon. Betty Jo is
survived by 4 sons: Barry (Jane) Stamper, Timothy
Stamper, Steve (Karin)
Stamper, Terry (Jamie) Stamper and two daughters, Sandra
(Albert) Ingledue and Penelope (Ed) Preston. She is also
survived by 13 grandchildren: Kent (Dana) Stamper, John
(Daisy) Stamper, Mike (Susan) McGuire, Elizabeth McGuire, Charles McGuire, Chad (Crystal) Preston, Lindsay (Bruce) Trickel, Aubrey (D.J.) Scherer, Rachel Stamper, Jarred Stamper, Lydia Stamper, Ben Asulin and Alexander Stamper. Six fantastic-grandchildren: Connor McGuire and Madison McGuire, Chase Preston, Caeden Preston, Cecilia Preston, and Andrew Scherer. Betty Jo was preceded in death by her partner Lon Stamper Jr., son of Lon and Nova Bertie Stamper. She was also preceded in death by her dad and mom and siblings: Wanda, Nelle, Charles, Walter, Arta Ann, Woodrow and Mabel.
Immediately after graduating Valedictorian from Morgan County Higher Faculty, Betty Jo acknowledged a entire scholarship from Morehead Condition University in which she graduated with honors in English and Tunes. She was completed on the clarinet, piano,
organ and guitar. Betty Jo was also a member of the West
Liberty United Methodist Church for a lot of several years and sang in their choir. She had a attractive coloratura soprano voice and sang in lots of venues including a unique invitation to sing at the White Household as well as carrying out for the Tunes Educator’s Countrywide Conference. Immediately after faculty graduation, Betty Jo
returned to Morgan County High School as the Band and Choir Director. She was a beloved and very well-revered member of the neighborhood and was honored several instances for her
songs expertise. Following marrying Lon, who also taught at
Morgan County Higher School, they moved to Dayton, Ohio the place they recognized educating positions. Betty Jo ongoing educating in Ohio ahead of ending her occupation to raise her loved ones. She was a woman with lots of skills: a musician, an avid
gardener, an incredible cook dinner, and a naturalist at coronary heart. She cherished a very good joke and cherished to giggle. Most of all, she liked her family which was her best treasure.
Solutions for Betty Jo Stamper had been held Monday, July 19, 2021 at Glen Haven Memorial Gardens in New Carlisle, Ohio. The Rev. Dr. Robert Smitley, chaplain, officiated. The family would like to thank the team at Trinity Community in Fairborn, Ohio, for the superb treatment Mother obtained. Preparations ended up
dealt with by the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL Dwelling. Condolences may possibly be shared at www.jkzfh.com.
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