WINCHENDON – Elizabeth T. “Betty” Owen, 91, of 207 Pearl Street, died peacefully at home Thursday, June 18, 2020 with her family at her side.
One of eleven children, she was born in Bath, ME on May 13, 1929, the daughter of the late William A. and Eleanor Theresa (Foster) Hill Sr. Betty lived in Bath for most of her life until moving to Winchendon three years ago.
Betty worked in shoe sales for many years, first working for Endicott Johnson and later Lamey-Wellahan Shoe Store in Maine. She loved to crochet, play scrabble, cards and games.
Her husband, Maurice H. Owen, died in 1990. She leaves her children, Margaret E. Lattrell and her husband Harry of Winchendon, with whom she lived, Maureen P. Owen and Michelle Parkinson of Old Orchard Beach, ME and Ruth E. Bendlak and her husband William of Bowdoin, ME; a sister, Alma Hill of CA.; five grandchildren, several great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Betty was preceded in death by a son, Richard P. Owen and a stepdaughter, Barbara E. Owen Sawyer.
Funeral services and burial in Maine will be private.
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon is directing arrangements.