Betty Lee Benes, 78, of Piedmont, OH went home to be with Jesus on Thursday, March 3, 2016. She was born June 17, 1937 in Bellaire, OH a daughter of the late Charles and Viola Dunfee Curzon.
Betty was a graduate of Bellaire High School, Class of 1955. She was married to her high school sweetheart, Bill for over 58 years.
Her family and her church was the center of her life. She loved serving her church and the fellowship of her many friends. She was an active member of East Richland Evangelical Friends Church serving on the Celebration Committee and Program Coordinator for the Primetimers arranging bus trips and social events.
Betty received her Real Estate license in 1977 and was an agent for Realty One in Cleveland, OH for 19 years, and Advertising and Sales Agent for Mark Benes Quality Homes in St. Clairsville, OH for 10 years. After moving to Piedmont, she continued her Real Estate career with a Brokers License until 2013.
Surviving are her loving husband William “Bill” Benes of Piedmont; her children, Mark (Kim) Benes of St. Clairsville, Cinda (Ben) Price of Conroe, TX and David (Jolyn) Benes of Valdez, AK; six grandchildren, Zackariah Benes, Travis Benes, Jesse Price, Kaylee Price, Billy Benes and Emily Benes; one great-grandson, Brantlee Price.
Friends will be received on Sunday from 1-6 pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire where funeral services will be held on Monday at 11 am with Rev. Wayne Ickes officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Bellaire.
Memorial contributions may be made to East Richland Christian School.
Share your thoughts and memories of Betty with her family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com
Date: Sunday, March 6, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Date: Monday, March 7, 2016
Time: 11:00 am
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