Elizabeth "Betty" Jean King, age 85 of Wintersville, OH and formerly of Clairton, passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 in Weirton Medical Center in Weirton, WV. Born January 26, 1934 in Clairton, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Ildafonse Catherine (Cruden) Adams. A retired salesperson for Winchester Optical Labs of Elmyra, NY and a member of St. Clare of Assisi Parish, Clairton, Betty Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond C. "Pappy" King, who passed away November 10, 2011, and her brother Walter Adams.
She is survived by her children Kathi (Steve) Cowser of Wintersville, OH and Randy (Kathy "Sassy") King of Elizabeth Twp.; her grandchildren, who lovingly referred to her as MeMe, Lindsey (Jon) Conn and Adam (Kylee) and Matthew Cowser; her great-granddaughters Olivia Rae and Abigail Grace Conn; her sister Linda Gallagher of Florida; and also nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, 555 5th. St., Clairton, PA 15025 (412-233-5700) on Sunday, February 10, 2019 from 2 to 6 PM. A Blessing will be held in the funeral home on Monday, February 11, 2019 at 11:30 AM with procession and burial to follow to Calvary Cemetery, Port Vue. www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published February 07, 2019.