Betty J. Killian

KILLIAN, Betty J., 73, of Weirton, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2013, in the Weirton Medical Center.

Born Sept. 8, 1939, in Bellevue, OH, she was the daughter of the late Leslie H. and Ruth M. Leonard Killian. She was also preceded in death by her brother Robert Killian.

Ms. Killian served for 45 years as the Executive Director of the Weirton Christian Center and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Weirton, where she served as chairman of the Finance Committee, was Sunday School supervisor and teacher and was the Vice President of the Women Organization. In addition, she was a member of the Campfire Board of Directors and was an active volunteer for the Weirton United Way.

Betty is survived by her brothers, William (Liz) Killian of Findley, OH, Richard (Cathy) Killian of Pismo Beach, CA and Gary (Judy) Norman of Mission Viejo, CA; a host of nieces and nephews and very dear friends, Tracey and Joe Aperfine, Amy and Jay Yobbagy, Tom and Donna Durkin, Isabella and Sophia Aperfine and Maya and Carson Yobbagy.

In accordance with Betty’s wishes, the Reverend Don Dague will celebrate the private funeral services at the Greco- Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, WV.

Interment will follow in Highland Hills Memorial Gardens, Follansbee, WV.

Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 307 Homewood Avenue, Weirton, WV 26062.

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