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Betty Cover

Cover – Betty, 95, of Richland, went to be with the Lord on December 15, 2017 at Amber Springs at Laurelwood. Born on March 7, 1922 in Johnstown, daughter of Charles T. and Geneva (Snow) Frischauf. Preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harry L. Cover; infant son, Ronald Harry; sisters, Carrie Eberhart, Geve Margroum, and son-in-law, Dan Nestor. She is survived by her loving daughter, Diane E., wife of Michael Christine, Richland Township; granddaughter, Breanne L., wife of Robert Layton, Churchton, MD; sister, Alice F. Mason, Johnstown and several nieces and nephews. Betty was a graduate of Johnstown High School. She was a former member of Cooper Ave. United Methodist Church and current member at Albright United Methodist Church, Johnstown. Betty enjoyed life, playing pinochle with her late husband and friends as well as lunch with her Friday girls. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Betty’s family would like to thank the loving staff and employees at Amber Springs, who gave her special and personalized care. Also, a special thank you to Grane Hospice Care, who gave unselfishly of their time and took tender care of Betty. At Betty’s request, there will be no public viewing or service. Private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family at Richland Cemetery, with her son-in-law, the Rev. Michael Christine officiating. The family is being served by the Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland. Contributions may be directed to Albright United Methodist Church, 608 Cooper Avenue, Johnstown, PA 15906 in memory of Betty. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com. Cremation by Laurel Highlands Crematory at Harris Funeral Home. “The LORD shall watch over your going out and your coming in, from this time forth forevermore.” Psalm 121:8.

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The Albright UMC was saddened to hear of Betty's death. She was a beloved member. Although she has not be able to attend, she was an important part of our church family. We pray that your family will experience the strength, comfort and peace, which is found only in our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. We know that hearts are saddened because she is no longer with us, but joy comes as we remember that she is in the presence of the Lord and is reunited with loved ones who have gone before her. Thank you for your generous request that gifts be given to the church in honor of Betty. Praying for you as we prepare to celebrate the coming of Christ into our lives and into the world. Blessings,
Carol Hickman, Pastor

Carol Hickman Dec 19 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Cover

Carol Hickman Dec 19 2017 12:00 AM