Betty Jo Martin, 79, of Lebanon, passed away peacefully at her home on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017. The was born in Boone County on Jan. 25, 1938, a daughter of the now late Alfred Eugene Belt and B. Pearl (Caldwell) Belt.
Betty attended Perry-Worth High School and then graduated with the Zionsville High School class of 1956.
For many years, she worked as a title searcher for Boone County Abstract and Royal Title Company.
She was a member of The Eagles Auxiliary for 30 years and a member of the American Legion Auxiliary for 26 years.
Betty loved her family and was deeply devoted to her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include companion, Densell Hale of Lebanon; six children, Kenneth Murlin Martin, Annette Joan (Campbell) Shue, Thomas Paul LaFave, Joanna Lynn (Smith) Tibbs, Diana Michelle (Smith) Imes and Melissa Jo (Smith) Howard; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and sister, Mary Rose (Belt) Deakins.
Visitation is planned for after 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Boone County Crematory in Lebanon.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Boone County Cancer Society, 117 W. Elm St., Lebanon, IN 46052.
Online condolences may be made at www.myersmortuary.com.
Published on  February 14, 2017