Mary Elizabeth "Betty" (O'Brien) Voight, 87, of Avon, former Terryville and Winsted resident, widow of Robert W. Voight died Sunday (October 21, 2012) at Arden Courts of Avon.
Betty was born August 11, 1925 in Winsted, CT. She was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Ferry) O'Brien. Betty received her bachelor's of science from the University of Connecticut and her master's degree from the University of Hartford. Prior to her retirement she was a teacher for the New Hartford School System. She was a communicant of the Immaculate Conception Church, Terryville and St. Joseph Church, Winsted.
She is survived by her son, Robert J. Voight of Avon; her daughters, Paula Voight-Jause of Hudson, NY, Marta Voight of Grafton, NH; her brother, John J. O'Brien of Winsted; her grandchildren Jeremy Lawson, Meghan Dummitt, Beth Anne Voight-Jause and her great grandchildren, Ashley Dummitt, Paul Dummitt and Chaeli Lawson.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday (October 27, 2012) 10:00AM at the Immaculate Conception Church, Terryville. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, Terryville. Relatives and friends may call at the church Saturday morning from 9:30 to 10:00AM. Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial donations may be made to Malta House of Care, 19 Woodland St., Suite 37, Hartford, CT 06105. www.scottfuneralhomeinc.com