Betty P. Stevenson

Betty P. Stevenson, 93, of Ada, died at 2:35 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at Hardin Memorial Hospital, Kenton.

She was born in Dola on Dec. 10, 1920, to the late Carl and Viola Dirmeyer Kahler.

On Dec. 25, 1938, she married Charles W. “Chuck” Stevenson and he preceded her in death Dec. 14, 1996. She also was preceded in death by a son, Gary Stevenson in 1977; a great-granddaughter, Rachel Stevenson; a brother, Richard Kahler; and a sister, Martha Myers.    

Survivors include a daughter, Sharon (William) Good of Kenton; daughter-in-law, Ruth Griffin of Alger; grandchildren, Tom (Deb) Good, Janet (John) Albert, Susan (Gary) Summa, Ron (Lori) Stevenson and John (Brenda) Stevenson; great-grandchildren, Brent (Jennie) Good, Kristen (Matt) Terhark, Tyler Summa, Ross (Jessica Wolf) Stevenson, Scott (Natalie Lauck) Albert, Lacy (Chad) Brown, Kyle (Melanie Allen) Albert, Troy (Emily Braithwaite) Summa and Matthew Stevenson; seven great-great-grandchildren; and a brother; Miles Kahler of West Jefferson.

Betty formerly served as clerk for Liberty Township in Hardin County and had worked at the Ada IGA. Betty was a member of Sugar Grove United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Women. She was very involved with and loved being part of all aspects of the church’s social activities.

She was a member of the VFW Post 9381 Women’s Auxiliary, served as an officer of Hardin County Chapter 34 of PERS, and was a member and former officer of the Ada Senior Citizens and enjoyed their excursions. She loved being around and involved herself with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Pastor Courtnie Morton officiates a funeral at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Ada, where visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and prior to the service Thursday. Burial is in Woodlawn Cemetery, Ada.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sugar Grove United Methodist Church.

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