Betty V. DeRouse, 88, passed away, surrounded by family and supported by Hospice in Lee’s Summit, Mo., on April 8, 2013.
Betty was born April 10, 1924, in Hannibal, Mo., to Ray and Luella Waters.
Betty was a loving wife and mother. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Palmyra.
Betty was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, William J. DeRouse; and son, William J. DeRouse Jr.
Survivors include three daughters; two sons; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be at 1 p.m. April 10, 2013, at Grand View Funeral Home in Hannibal, followed by the funeral at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to the American Heart Association.