Mass of Christian Burial
Obituary of Elizabeth M. Horan
Elizabeth M. Horan, known to everyone as Betty, age 97, passed peacefully on Friday, February 15, 2019.
She is survived by her brother Joseph P. Horan of Palmyra. She is predeceased by brothers Mark J. Meer, John S. Horan, Ignatius (Frank) Horan, and sister Margaret (Horan) Borkowski. She is also survived and loved by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great nephews, and friends.
Betty enjoyed a variety of employments. She retired after 25 years as a short order cook for the Snack Shop at Zubbrugg Memorial Hospital in Riverside. She was a "Rosie the Riveter" at Fleetwings in Bristol during the war, worked at BF Goodrich in Riverside and her most favorite was working in the White Mountains of New Hampshire at the Mt. Washington Hotel.
She entertained family and friends with her many funny stories and was often the life of the party. Her zest for living life was infectious. Bingo was a favorite pastime and being a member of the VFW.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the viewing Saturday from 9:00 am to 10:00 am at Chadwick Memorial Home, 154 Webster St. Riverside. Mass of Christian Burial10:30 at St. Peter's Church,101 Middleton St. Riverside.
Internment will be private at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Jude's Hospital for Children. 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105.