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March 22, 2013

Elizabeth (Betty) Ormsbee

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---- — Elizabeth (Betty) Ormsbee

GRAND GORGE — Elizabeth (Betty) Ormsbee, 72, resident of Grand Gorge, died Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Bassett Hospital, Cooperstown.

Betty was born Oct. 5, 1940, in Gilboa, the daughter of Harry and Ada (Raeder) Keith.

She was married to Addison Ormsbee for over 50 years. Betty was employed at Audio-Sears for 30 years and was a former bus driver at the Grand Gorge Central School. She graduated from the Gilboa Central School.

Surviving are her husband, Addison Ormsbee; son, Phillip Ormsbee of Georgia; daughters, Lisa Pearsall and Travis Post, and daughter, Jennifer and her husband, Chris Shultis; grandchildren, Michael and Olivia Ormsbee, Andrew Ormsbee, Desarie’ Fairbairn, Chris Shultis Jr.; brothers, Robert and his wife, Patricia Keith and Hartford Keith and family; daughter-in-law, Joyce Ormsbee.

She was predeceased by her daughter, Debra Pearsall; and son, Brian Ormsbee.

Calling hours will be held at the Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury, from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013.

Committal will take place in Fairview Cemetery, Grand Gorge, at a later date.

If desired donations may be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of Elizabeth Ormsbee.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury.