Betty Jane Sword

Betty Jane Sword

Monday, September 27th, 1926 - Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Betty Jane Sword, 93, of Mercersburg, passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at her home.
Born September 27, 1926, in Wells Tannery, she was a daughter of the late William and Ethel Meck Duvall.

In 1945, Betty married Samuel T. Sword in Mercersburg. She worked over 30 years at Heisey’s Orchards and 17 years at the Sheetz in Greencastle. Betty spent most of her life raising and taking care of her children and family. She enjoyed playing bingo, taking trips with her friends to Ocean City Maryland, and traveling.

Betty is survived by four children, Nancy Heinbaugh, John Sword, Betty Zeller, and Mary Keefer, 6 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, 2 great-greatgrandchildren, and a sister, Patricia Bennett.

Betty is preceded in death by her husband, Samuel T. Sword (1992), and children, Linda Heinbaugh, S. Richard “Dick” Sword, and Sherry Sword Yetter.

A memorial service for Betty will take place on 1 PM at her residence in St. Thomas 6380 Gehr Road St. Thomas PA 17252. The family welcomes friends to the service.
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    Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 1:00pm
    Betty Sword Residence
    6380 Gehr Road
    St. Thomas, PA 17252
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