Betty Saupp 94, of Houtzdale died Thursday March 20, 2014 at Mt Laurel Nursing and Rehab Center, Clearfield after an extended illness.
Born March 4, 1920 in Brisbin, she was a daughter of William and Lucinda Mae (Kephart) Atkins.
She was a 1939 graduate of Woodward High School.
Betty was employed at Sylvania in Houtzdale and then at the Cigar Factory in Philipsburg until her retirement.
She married Frank Saupp on October 21, 1940 and was married for sixty nine years until Franks death on January 19, 2009.
She loved shopping, especially WalMart, television, and her paperback books.
Surviving is a daughter Karen Kane and her husband Harold of Warren, a son Richard L Saupp and his wife Elizabeth of Port Matilda, four grandchildren, and six great grandchildren.
Also surviving is a sister C. Jean Hutchinson of Houtzdale and a brother James Atkins of Jamestown, NY.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers, and fivesisters.
Funeral service will be held Monday March 24, 2014 at 11:00 am the Birger A Freeberg Funeral Home Inc. Houtzdale, PA. with Rev. Robert Ford officiating.
Interment will follow in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Brisbin.
Friends will be received Sunday March 23, 2014 from 47pm and Monday from 1011am at the funeral home.