Elizabeth Jean "Betty" McCutcheon, 79, of White Hall, passed away Monday morning (April 18, 2016) at her residence.
She was born in Rachel on Dec. 17, 1936, daughter of the late Joseph and Stella Sobolewski Hanus.
After raising her family, Betty enrolled in LPN school. There, she discovered a passion for helping others. Betty worked as a nurse for 12 years at Monongalia General Hospital in the step-down unit and retired from Valley Mental Health as a home health nurse. She was very caring and devoted to her patients.
One daughter, Cindy Cramer of Fairmont; her son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Gary and Genny McCutcheon of Bridgeport; and a daughter-in-law, Anna McCutcheon of Scott Depot, survive her.
Betty took great pride in her grandchildren, Dusty (Steve) Mathews of McMurray, Pennsylvania, Jessica Hibbs and partner Tom Kemp of Rivesville, Robert (Jessica) McCutcheon of Chicago, Brian (Katy) McCutcheon of Fairmont, Jordan McCutcheon of Seoul, South Korea, Kristen McCutcheon and Trey McCutcheon, both of Charleston, South Carolina. She was a great-grandmother of four, Scout Mathews, Luka Kemp, Caleigh McCutcheon and Simon McCutcheon.
Betty is also survived by her loving sister and brother-in-law, Delores and Burnard Huey of Bridgeport and their sons Burnie and Chris and their families; as well as her uncle and aunt, Steve and Madeline Sobolewski, and aunt, Stella Sobolewski, all of Rachel.
In addition to her parents, one son, Joe McCutcheon, and son-in-law, Dale Cramer, preceded her in death.
Friends may call from 2-6:30 p.m. today at Ross Funeral Home, 801 Fairmont Ave., Fairmont. Services will follow the visitation at 7 p.m. at the funeral home with her son, Dr. Gary McCutcheon, officiating. In keeping with Betty's wishes, cremation will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Amedisys Hospice, P.O. Box 366, Anmoore, WV 26323.
Condolences may be sent at www.rossfh.com.
Published on April 20, 2016