Betty E. Hagadone, age 76, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 6, 2008 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
Betty was born November 11, 1931 in Wayland, a daughter of Charles & Fanny (Allen) Thomas. She married Robert C. Hagadone on June 23, 1953; he predeceased her on October 4, 1997. Betty was a sander at the Gunlocke Chair Co. in Wayland; retiring in 1997. In addition to her husband and parents, Betty is also predeceased by 3 sisters, Elsie, Leona & Mildred.
In her younger years, Betty enjoyed gardening & camping. She liked to watch CMT television shows, games shows and work word search puzzles, but most of all she loved spending time with her children, grandchildren & great grandchildren.
Betty is survived by her daughters, Darlene (Kenneth) LaBreck of Avoca, Donna (Donny) Parsels of Phoenix, AZ, Mary (Dan) Stroud of Peoria, AZ and Laura Dye (Steve Schwitzer) of Perkinsville; her sons, Sy (Cathy) Thomas of Peoria, AZ, Tom (Charlene) Hagadone & John (Connie) Hagadone all of Avoca, Terry (Louise) Hagadone of Lima & Lynn (Serena) Hagadone of Hammondsport; 1 sister, Rea (Albert) Knudsen of Dansville; 2 brothers, Jack (Carolyn) Thomas of Wayland and Melvin (Caroline) Thomas of Dansville; many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews & cousins.
Friends may call 2-4 & 6-8 pm, Tuesday at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 300 West Naples St., Wayland, where funeral services will be held 10 am Wednesday. Burial will be in the Village Cemetery, Wayland.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Heart Assoc., or the American Diabetes Foundation in memory of Betty E. Hagadone. Those who wish to light a memory candle for Betty may do so at www.bairdfuneralhomes.com