Betty J. Emery, 88, of Bellaire, passed away on January 11, 2021 at Meadow Brook Medical Care Facility.
Betty was born on March 4, 1932, in Milwaukee, WI, the daughter of Clyde and Zola Gardner,
She was a classical pianist, church pianist and taught piano for several years. She also played the accordion and every once in a while would play polka for children and friends.
She is survived by 5 children, Jeff Emery of Bellaire, Dave (Phyliss) Emery of Sarasota, FL, Steve (Jeanine) Emery of Bellaire, Joy (Rob) Hartman of Columbia, SC, Amber (Steve) George of Evart, MI, 9 grandchildren, and 21 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Paul Emery, a brother Dave Gardner and her parents.
Funeral services will take place on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at the Bellaire Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the time of services also on Saturday.
Burial will be in the spring in Fairview Cemetery, Custer Township.
The family would like to thank the staff at Meadow Brook for all the years of help and kindness through Betty's journey.
Memorial contributions may be made to Meadow Brook Medical Care Facility, 4543 S. M-88 Highway, Bellaire, MI, 49615.
Arrangements are in the care of the Bellaire Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes. Sign her online guestbook www.mortensenfuneralhomes.com