Betty Jane Guerzoni, 95 of Benld, passed away on February 26, 2019, at St Josephs Hospital in Highland. Betty was born on January 23, 1924, to the late Edward Young and Marguerite Hartnett of Gillespie.
Betty married Dale Guerzoni of Mt. Clare on September 16, 1946, who preceded her in death on January 23, 1992. Betty graduated in 1945 from the Jewish Hospital School of Nursing and worked in Rockford during the polio epidemic.
Betty is survived by her daughter, Carla (Thomas Col, USAF Ret) Janisse of Troy; granddaughter, Marie Victoria (Mavi) Baarson (deceased, September 14, 2009); great-granddaughter, Lucciana Stella Baarson; step-grandsons, Kyle and Philip Janisse; great-grandson, John Paul Anthony Janisse; brother, Edward (Lillian) Young of Bonita Springs, FL; nieces, Erin Anderson and Megan (Matt) Pavich; grandniece, Eleanor Pavich; and grandnephew, Ian Pavich.
There will be a memorial service at a later date. In lieu of flowers, Betty requested donations be made to the Benld Adopt a Pet organization. Arrangements By Herr Funeral Home, Collinsville.