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Obituary: Elefson, Betty May

Sun., Dec. 16, 2012

ELEFSON, Betty May (Age 83) Betty passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2012, 6:30 a.m. in Olympia, WA.

She was born in Spokane, WA to Ivan Blair and Emma Joy Starr.

Betty married Elbert Lee Elefson on June 1, 1946 in Lewiston, ID.

She lived in Spokane, WA, Renton, WA, Rockville, MD, Martinsburg, WV Waynesboro, PA later returning to Olympia, WA.

She was a homemaker and very much enjoyed her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Betty is survived by: Sharon Worgum (Maurice), Deborah Kienle (Dan), and Kathryn Hawkins (Joseph).

Grandchildren: Stephen Worgum, Tamara Campbell (Michael), Maurine Worgum, Carrie Nobles (Aaron), Chad Kienle, Breese Kienle, Greg Long (Amanda), Jennifer Jones (Andrew), Melanie Cochran, Brian Hawkins, Gary Hawkins, and Daniel Hawkins.

Great-grandchildren: Bailey Worgum, Mackenzie Campbell, Avery Campbell, Cooper Campbell, Willow Evanger, Taylor Kienle, Bryanna Jones, Darius Johnson, Caroline Hawkins, Dylan Hawkins, Logan Jones, Allison Jones, Austin Jones.

She is predeceased by: Elbert Elefson, spouse, Christine Long (Steve), Keith Elefson, children Keith Joseph Hawkins, great-grand- child, Evelyn Starr, Randy Grimm, siblings.

The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, December 19th at 11:00a.m.

at Resthaven Funeral Services in Frederick, MD.

In lieu of flowers donate to Parkinsons disease foundation at


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