June 21, 1922 - February 26, 2017
Elizabeth (“Betty”) Jane Hill Irvin Age 94, of Erie, PA died on Sunday, February 26, 2017 in Pittsburgh. A daughter of the late Samuel Verne Hill and Elizabeth Madelyn Roberts Hill, she was born in Allenport on June 21, 1922. A graduate of Allegheny General Hospital School of Nursing, she worked as a Registered Nurse, then in Occupational Health Nursing as Supervisor of Nurses at the Erie GE Transportation plant for 19 1/2 years prior to her retirement in 1985. She was a charter member of Wayside Presbyterian Church in Erie, with active participation and leadership for 60 years. Betty was also an active member of the Hamot Aid Society, Florence Crittenton Auxilliary, Pennsylvania Nurses Association, Occupational Health Nurses Association, and the Zonta Club. She lived in Erie since 1947 and with her son in Pittsburgh for the past six months. Betty enjoyed an active life including playing tennis until age 89. With a gentle and humble spirit, she exhibited steadfast love and faithfulness in friendship, kindness, service, thoughtfulness, listening, giving, and forgiving to her family, friends, neighbors, and patients for her whole life. She will be greatly missed. Survivors include three sons and four daughters-in-law, Terry and Linda Irvin, Kevin and Peggy Irvin, all of Erie, Jan and Frances Irvin of Pittsburgh, and Mary Irvin of Chino, CA, twelve grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by son Verne Irvin, brother Verne (“Bud”) Hill, and sister Ruth Papale. A brief funeral service will be held at 11 A.M. Saturday, March 4, 2017 in the Ferguson Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 700 Broad Ave., Belle Vernon. 724-929-5300 www.FergusonFuneralHomeAndCrematory.com Interment will follow in Monongahela Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at Wayside Presbyterian Church in Erie on Saturday March 18th at 11 A.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Wayside Presbyterian Church, 1208 Asbury Road, Erie PA, 16505.
Elizabeth (“Betty”) Jane Hill Irvin Age 94, of Erie, PA died on Sunday, February 26, 2017 in Pittsburgh. A daughter of the late Samuel Verne Hill and Elizabeth Madelyn Roberts Hill, she was born in Allenport on June 21, 1922.... View Obituary & Service Information
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