Elizabeth “Betty” Findora, 88, of Ford Avenue, Kingston, died Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Kingston, she was a daughter of the late William A. and Elizabeth Bohn-Vivian Ward. Betty was a graduate of G.A.R. Memorial High School, class of 1940, and was formerly employed as a secretary for Wilkes-Barre School Boards, U.S. Naval Department, and Ide Air Equipment.
An avid golfer, Mrs. Findora had been an active member of the Women’s Golfing Team at Fox Hill Country Club for years and was the recipient of many golfing awards.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph, and niece Elizabeth Ann.
Surviving are a sister, Dorothy Ludden, Kingston; nieces, Lynn Jacobs, Karen Reidy, Cheryl Edwards, Louise Fiduccia, and Gail Berger; nephews, Michael Ludden, William, John and David Griffith.
Funeral services will be at 9 a.m. Monday from the Yeosock Funeral Home, 40 S. Main St., Plains Township, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church of the Immaculate Conception, Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be held in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township. Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday.