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Mary Lucy Bethel

May 29, 2009

Mary Lucy Bethel passed away on Friday, May 29, 2009, at home, peacefully and without pain.

She was born on March 17, 1926. Mrs. Bethel was a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses for 56 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Reese; and sons Reese and Richard Bethel.

She is survived by her daughter Linda Osborne, at home; daughter Betty Joan Gary, of Plymouth; daughter Mary Ruth Bethel, of Lewiston, Idaho; sons Bill Bethel, of Clarks Summit; James Bethel, of Scranton; and Arthur Bethel, of Milton, Pa.; sister Helen Turak, of Plymouth; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren.

She was a lovely mother and friend who touched all who knew her.

Friends may call at the family home on Saturday at 1 p.m. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 74 North Street, Wilkes-Barre.

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