Bettylou Gaunt, 86, of Middletown, DE passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 10, 2013 in the comfort of her home with her loving family by her side.
She was retired from the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services following 26 years of dedicated service.
Throughout her life, she was a genuine animal lover. Bettylou enjoyed line dancing at the MOT Senior Center.
She was a member of St. Annes Episcopal Church, where she previously served on the altar guild, was a member of the Middletown Lions Club and a charter member and past president of the Middletown Lioness Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles LeRoy Gaunt.
Bettylou is survived by her loving daughter, LeAnn Slaughter and her husband, Chris; a cherished granddaughter, Lauren Jean Slaughter and a dear niece, Jean Hewlett.
A memorial service will be held 1:00 pm on Saturday, July 13 at St. Annes Episcopal Church, 115 E. Green Street in Middletown. Interment will be private.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Middletown Lions Club, 2879 Red Lion Road, Bear, DE 19701.
Arrangements by Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, Middletown, DE
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