Betty Jean Whitley
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Friday, November 06, 2020
Location: 9:21 p.m., at the Monticello Healthcare Center of Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 93
Date of Birth: Sunday, September 04, 1927
Birth place: Bloomington, Indiana
 
 
Father: Martin W. "Nub" Snider  
Mother: Marguerite L. ( Polly ) Snider  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Betty had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, area most all of her life.
Funeral Date: Saturday, November 14, 2020
Funeral Location: 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 14, 2020, Memorial Celebration of Life Service will be here at the Miller - Roska Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Pastor Rick Fay, chaplin of PhysioCare Hospice of Lafayette, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Burial will be Private for the Family at the I.O.O.F. Riverview Cemetery in rural Monticello, Indiana.
Visitation will be: A Gathering of Family and Friends will be from 12:00 (noon) to 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 14, 2020, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Betty had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, area most all of her life and had also lived in Morgantown, Indiana, for a short period of time. She had worked as a registered nurse at the former Turtle Creek Nursing Home (now known as Monticello Healthcare Center) of Monticello, Indiana, when it first opened. Betty had done some private nursing and also worked at a Morgantown Nursing Home in Morgantown, Indiana. She later came back home to Monticello, Indiana, and worked at Indiana Beach Game Room of Monticello, Indiana, for several years. Betty attended the Oak Grove Christian Church of rural Carroll County, Indiana, since 2005. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star Crystal Chapter #165 of Monticello, Indiana, since 1966. Betty also gave her free time to work on braille Bibles to help others at the Lutheran Church of Our Savior of Monticello, Indiana. She had been a wonderful nurse to most all of her family and in-laws over the years. She had the love of nursing in her heart until the day she passed away. Nana dearly loved caring and having fun with her only granddaughter, Tracie, then her three great grandchildren, and later seeing her five great great grandchildren. ****The family wishes to give a huge THANK YOU to Tammy Dodt of PhysioCare Hospice of Lafayette.****
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Family. Envelopes will be available here at the fuenral home or can be mailed to the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960
Marriage Information: On September 25, 1950, she married Jess G. "Buck" Whitley; he passed away on July 25, 1997.
Survivors include:
Daughter,
Merrilee Luse of Monticello, Indiana;

Granddaughter,
Tracie (husband Mark) Culp of Monticello, Indiana;

Three (3) Great Grandchildren,
Brittany (husband Seth) Whitaker of Monticello, Indiana,
Whitley Culp of Monticello, Indiana, and
Jacob Culp of Monticello, Indiana;

Five (5) Great Great Grandchildren,
Madison Whitaker of Monticello, Indiana,
Sophia Whitaker of Monticello, Indiana,
David Lee Whitaker of Monticello, Indiana,
Ellie Gangnon of Monticello, Indiana, and
Willow Gangnon of Monticello, Indiana;

Three (3) Brothers,
Jerry (wife Vickie) Snider of Lafayette, Indiana,
Terry (wife Penny) Snider of Monticello, Indiana, and
Billy (wife Sandy) Serman of Monticello, Indiana;

Sister-In-Law,
Mary Snider of LaPorte, Indiana;

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces, Great Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Martin W. "Nub" and Marguerite (Polly) Snider;

Husband,
Jess G. "Buck" Whitley;

Sister and Brother-In-Law,
Phyllis and Wayne B. Clemans;

Three (3) Brothers,
Richard Snider;
Jackie L. "Jack" and wife Jean Snider, and
Donald Snider;

Son-In-Law,
Rick Lee Luse;

Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.