Betty May Edwards
Betty May Edwards
  • October 18, 1918 - July 20, 2017
  • Fort Myers, Ohio

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Betty M. Edwards, age 98, resident of Fort Myers, Florida and formerly of Croton, Ohio, passed away July 20, 2017 in her peaceful willing way. She was born October 18, 1918 in Hartford County, Ohio to the late Elias and Bertha (Ruckman) Edwards.
Betty pursued her education at the Ohio State University where she successfully completed her accounting and education degree. After teaching locally for a few years, she taught Business at Toledo City Schools for over 30 years prior to retirement. Betty loved to travel and often visited countries all over the world including tours through China and Russia. As an OSU Alumni, she has offered much financial support in appreciation for the mission of education. Betty moved to Ft. Myers in the early 1990's where she often vacationed with her parents.
Betty will be deeply missed by her many close cousins; friend and caregiver, Diane Bray of Ft. Myers; along with numerous friends she acquired over the years.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 27, 2017 at Hartford Cemetery in Croton, Ohio which will be officiated by Dan Hamilton of Croton Church of Christ. Arrangements are being handled by Crouse-Kauber-Fraley Funeral Home in Johnstown. Memorial contributions may be made in Betty's honor to the Elias and Bertha Edwards Trust through the Licking County Foundation. Donations may be made online through the website Online condolences may be offered at the funeral home website .