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Betty L. Croft

February 25, 1938 ~ March 23, 2020 (age 82)


Mrs. Betty L. Croft, 82, of Marion, KY, passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 at Salem Springlake Health and Rehabilitation Center in Salem.

Betty was born February 25, 1938 in Huntingburg, IN to Jacob and Serfronia (Mason) Lichlyter.  She later married Donald Croft, Sr. 

She was a member of Freedom General Baptist Church; the Crittenden County Hospital Auxillary; and American Legion Auxillary Post 217. She was also a homemaker for 40 years who liked to crochet and watch television.

Betty is survived by one son, Donald Croft, Jr of Marion; one sister, Peggy Bockting of Tuscon, AZ, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Croft, Sr.; parents, Jacob and Serfronia Lichlyter; three brothers, Russell, Daniel, and Robert Lichlyter; and three sisters, Wilma Houffhaus, Jean Fleck, and Irene Lindauer-Polen.

Graveside services will be private.

Burial will follow at Freedom Cemetery.

In addition to flowers, memorial contributions may be made to:  Gideons International, PO Box 304, Salem, KY  42078.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boyd Funeral Directors and Cremation Services.

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