Bettie Jean Lewis Stickrath Longfellow
October 25, 1933 to
October 17, 2009
On October 17, 2009 at 6:40 AM at Willow Haven Nursing Home, our Mother, Step-Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and friend, Bettie Longfellow left this world to join her beloved mother: Clara Linna Watson (d1946) father: Howard (Rusty) Lewis (d1974), husbands: William (Bill) Stickrath (d1968) and Donald (Don) Longfellow (d1997. Bettie leaves to cherished memories her sons, Rod (Lynn) Stickrath of Roseville, Lance Stickrath and Russell (Dee Ann) Stickrath both of Zanesville, two step-sons, Chad (Angelina) Longfellow of Mt. Vernon and Jason (Jennifer) Longfellow of South Zanesville and one step-daughter, Shayla Longfellow of Zanesville,
6 Grandsons, 3 Granddaughters, 1 Great-Grandson and 1 Great-Granddaughter.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers Charles Lewis and Howard (Rusty) Jr. Lewis
Bettie was born in Betsy Layne, KY and her family moved to Zanesville that same year. She graduated from Lash High School in 1951 and worked for many years for the City of Zanesville and retired from Harts Department Store, South.
There will be a gathering of family and friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Monday October 19, 2009 at Bryan & Snider Funeral Home 2318 Maple Ave. with memorial services at 8:00 PM.
Memorial contributions may be made in Bettie’s memory to a charity of your choice.
To share memories and condolences with the Stickrath and Longfellow families, visit Bettie’s memorial on-line registry at www.BryanSniderFuneralHome.com. Condolences from the site will be printed and become a part of the family’s guest registry.