Elizabeth E. "Betty" Gabb, 79, of Sayre, Pa., formerly of Nanticoke, Pa., died Wednesday evening, Sept. 24, 2003, at the Tioga Nursing Facility in Waverly, N.Y. She was born May 4, 1924, in Dexter, the daughter of the late Philip and Mada Morrison Kuhn.
She was a graduate of Dexter High School, class of 1941. In earlier years, she was employed by Elder Manufacturing in Dexter and later by J-Ann Manufacturing in Nanticoke, Pa., before her retirement in 1973.
She was a member of St. George's Episcopal Church in Nanticoke and the Church of the Redeemer in Sayre.
Surviving are one son, Larry Gabb of Sayre, Pa.; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Arthur Gabb in 1993 and a son, Arthur in 1963.
A requiem mass will be celebrated Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2003, at 11 a.m. at the Church of the Redeemer, 201 S. Wilbur Ave., Sayre, Pa., with the Rev. Benjamin Lentz, Rector, as celebrant.
Interment will be in All Saints Columbarium, Church of the Redeemer, Sayre, Pa. There are no calling hours.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Church of the Redeemer in Betty Gabb's memory.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Alteri-Bowen Funeral Home, 314 Desmond St., Sayre, Pa.