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March 4, 2013

Elizabeth E. Tremper

The Daily Star

---- — Elizabeth E. Tremper

MASONVILLE — Elizabeth E. Tremper, 81, of Masonville, passed away Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Binghamton General Hospital.

She was born May 10, 1931, daughter of the late Kenneth and Roslyn (Wilsey) Tice in Jordanville.

Betty married Frank P. Tremper on July 29, 1958, in Great Bend, Pa. He predeceased her on March 16, 1985.

Betty worked as a drill press operator for Keith Clark in Sidney before retiring after 16 years of service.

Betty loved doing her crafts, cross stitch and crocheting.

She is survived by her devoted daughter, Patricia R. Stafford, Sidney Center; sister and brother-in-law, Rose Marie and Gerald Wyckoff, Mount Vision; four grandchildren, Brad Stafford, Sidney Center, Amy Stafford, Sidney Center, Kristie Merwin and her husband, Mike, Walton, Chad Stafford, Sidney Center; seven great-grandchildren, Chelsee and Caleb Stafford, Holden and Austin Smith, Nathan, Austin and Kylee Merwin; as well as nieces, nephews and cousins.

Betty was also predeceased by her son, Frank P. Tremper Jr.; and son-in-law, Michael Stafford.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2013, at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St., Sidney.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, March 8, in the funeral chapel.

Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery in Sidney.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Masonville Emergency Squad, P.O. Box 362, Masonville, NY 13804.

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Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.