Betty G. Beeks

Betty G. Beeks, 94, of Huntington, IN, died Sept. 19, 2020, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Huntington.

Mrs. Beeks was employed as a secretary for Majestic and retired in 1987.  She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and lifetime member of American Legion Post No. 7 and Eagles Auxiliary. She was also a member of the Erie Band and the Red Hat Society.       
                                  
She was born on April 22, 1926, in Huntington, to Leslie L.H. and Opal Hoag Gamble. She married Leonard R. Beeks on Aug. 9, 1945, in Long Island, NY.  He preceded her in death on Oct. 7, 1993.  

Survivors include one son, Timothy (Teri) L. Beeks, of Huntington; two brothers, William (Ellen) Gamble and Michael (Lora) Gamble, both of Huntington; 12 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
       
She was preceded in death by one son, Thomas R. Beeks; two daughters, Linda Sue Beeks and Susan Sanders; and one grandson.
     
Calling will be held Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at McElhaney- Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington. A funeral service will immediately follow at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, in Huntington.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church for Masses in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington, IN 46750.

Online condolence may be made to mcelhaneyhartfuneralhome.com.