Elizabeth "Betty" (Stillions) Jones Rettig, 83, of Willard, passed away Monday, March 9, 2009, at her daughter's home in Houston.
She was born Jan. 8, 1926, in Hannibal, Mo., daughter of the late Robert E. and Nina Lee (Sorrell) Stillions. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard.
She is survived by her daughter, Kathy Hoffman and husband Rick of Houston; three sons, Ken Jones and wife Sherry of Des Moines, Iowa, Richard Jones and wife Ann of Denver, and Christopher Jones and wife Debbie of Cleveland; nine grandchivldren and three great-grandchildren; sister, Lucille Walters of Shelby, Ohio; and brother, Bob Stillions and wife Zona of Mt. Vernon, Ohio.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, James V. Jones; and second husband, Richard C. Rettig.
Visitation will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday in Secor Funeral Home in Willard. The funeral mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard, with the Rev. John Dister, S.J., the Rev. Dave Ross and Deacon Paul Jones officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Willard.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106 or Kelleys Island Audubon Club, P.O. Box 42, Kelleys Island, OH 43438.
Condolences may be shared with the family at secorfuneralhomes.com.