Kulpmont – Betty Louise Dailey, 82, of 752 Pine Street, passed away Friday, August 9, 2019 at Geisinger Shamokin Area Community Hospital surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Shamokin on March 6, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Francis Oliver and Ethel (DeLong) Sarge. She graduated Shamokin Area Sr. High School.
Betty shared life with her longtime companion John R. Dettrey, Sr. following her marriages. In 1971 she married the late Edward Dailey, and then in 1957 she married her first husband, Kenneth Carr.
Betty was a homemaker and enjoyed reading books and watching gameshows. She loved spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren.
Betty is survived by three daughters, Debra Dettrey and her husband John Jr., of Shamokin, Sue Vega and her husband, Eddie of Pottstown, and Shirley Yeager and her husband, Larry Jr., of Kulpmont; a step-daughter, Melissa Driggers of Shamokin; five grandsons, Eddy Anthony Vega and his wife, Samantha of Pottstown, Allen Carr of Shamokin, Freddy Vega of Pottstown, Frank Warsheski of Shamokin, and Charles Dettrey of Shamokin; five granddaughters, Jolie Grohoski and her husband, Keith of Boyertown, Jennifer Warsheski of Shamokin, Jessica Minnig and her husband Thomas of Mount Carmel, Trisha Yeager and her companion, Mike Benner Jr., of Kulpmont, and Saphire Yeager of Shamokin; two step-grandsons, Jimmy Driggers of York, and Kyle Walker of Lopez; one step-granddaughter, Taylor Dettrey of York; six great grandsons; six great granddaughters; a brother, George Sarge and his wife, Patricia of TN; two sisters, Carol Rebuck and her husband Bill of Paxinos, and Lottie Doone and her husband, Bob of Shamokin; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her two husbands, and a lifelong companion, John R. Dettrey, Sr.; a daughter, Mary Lou Sarge; a grandson, Eric Frank Warsheski; and two sisters, Nancy Stump and her husband, Marvin, and Diana Raker.
Betty Louise Dailey, 82, of 752 Pine Street, Kulpmont – Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 11:00 am at Farrow-C.J. Lucas Funeral and Cremation Service, 240 W. Chestnut Street, Shamokin, Lori Ann Campbell, Supervisor. Viewing will be held from 9:00 am in the Funeral Home until the time of service. Burial will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Shamokin, following the service. To send condolences to the family please visit www.farrowfh.com.
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