Betty Jean Proper, 94, passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020 at Samaritan Hospital, Troy, NY. Born in Westfield, MA, Betty Jean lived in Troy since 1945. Her husband, Timothy and son David, predeceased her.
Betty Jean is survived by three sons: Timothy R. (Janet) Proper, Daniel P. (Janice) Proper and Kenneth M. (Bonnie) Proper; as well as a daughter-in-law, Billie-Marie Proper and several grandchildren, great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
Betty Jean served on the nursing staff at Leonard Hospital in Troy, where she worked as an LPN for over 20 years. She was also a member of the Troy Lodge of the Danish Sisterhood of America.
Betty Jean’s family will gather on Sunday, March 15, 2020 at the Riverview Funeral Home, 218 2nd Avenue (corner of 104th Street), Lansingburgh from 3 to 5 PM. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.
Interment will be private, at the convenience of the family in Memory Gardens Cemetery and Memorial Park, Colonie, NY.
In lieu of flowers, those who wish, may make a contribution in Betty Jean's memory to St. Jude Children's Hospital on-line at: stjude.org