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Betty J. Hentz

1923-2017

Published: May 14, 2017 4:00 AM

Betty J. Hentz passed away on May 11, 2017, at the age of 93 at 5:05 pm.

Betty was born on August 18, 1923 in Akron, Ohio. Daughter of the late Carl Raymond Hentz and Martha (Kline) Hentz. Betty is survived by her sister, JoAnn Sedlock, nephews: John Mark Sedlock and Thomas Sedlock, Nieces: Nicki Gruver, Nanette VanAuken and Janette Jordan and great-nieces and nephews.

Betty J. Hentz

Betty was preceded in death by her brother Thomas Hentz, sister-in-law Gail Hentz, nephew Tom Hentz; sister Mary Lou Jones, brother-in-law Richard Jones and her niece Martha Jo Jones.

Betty was medical secretary for Dr. Walter Webb; legal secretary for the law firm of Loomis, Jones, Ulrich & Poland; and was court reporter for the Honorable Albert L. Caris and the Honorable Joseph R Kainrad for Thirty Years. Betty took the Grand Jury testimony on the May 4th, 1970 shootings at Kent State University and was recipient of the Portage County Bar Association Public Servant Award.

After retirement in 1993, Betty was a volunteer for seven years at Robinson Memorial Hospital and was also active in the Portage County Chapter of the Public Employee Retirees Association, serving as secretary and president.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00am on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Church, 409 W. Main St., Ravenna with Rev. William Kraynak officiating. Entombment will follow at St. Mary's Cemetery.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com.

Memorial donations can be made to Immaculate Conception Church.

(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436 RC 5-14-17)


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