Betty June Meehan, 86 years young, of West Baden Springs, Indiana, entered into eternal rest on September 14th, 2016 at Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper, Indiana.
She was born in Orange County, Indiana on June 18th, 1930 to William âBillâ and Grace (Allen) Abel. She was one of twelve children in the farming family that lived in Northwest Township. Betty was the last surviving member of her siblings.
Betty married Floyd Thomas Meehan on December 21st, 1946 in West Baden Springs and he preceded her in death on May 28th, 2001 after 54 years of marriage. Betty married Forrest Kerby on March 9th, 2002 and became a member of the Ames Chapel Methodist Church. Forrest also preceded her in death on September 23rd, 2005. Later in life, Betty became good friends and a companion to Russell Lewis who passed away on August 18th, 2013.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, (11) Brothers and Sisters and (1) Grandson â John Meehan.
Betty was a homemaker and assisted Floyd on the family farm until he retired from farming. She also enjoyed cooking and being with family.
Betty is survived by:
(4) Sons Ronald Meehan Gulf Shores, Alabama
Ray Meehan (Carol) West Baden Springs, Indiana
Wayne Meehan (April) Paoli, Indiana
Danny Meehan (Barbara) French Lick, Indiana
(8) Grandchildren Christina Broyles Evansville, Indiana
Ronetta Hebert Goose Creek, South Carolina
Ronald Meehan II North Charleston, South Carolina
Heather Dixon Hampton, Georgia
Sarah Meehan Daphne, Alabama
Mike Meehan French Lick, Indiana
Darin Meehan Dubois, Indiana
Chase Meehan Paoli, Indiana
A funeral ceremony will be conducted by Pastor John Moffatt at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel. Burial will follow at the Bonds Chapel Cemetery in West Baden Springs, Indiana.
Friends may call on Monday, September 19th, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Brosmer-Kemple Chapel in French Lick, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Bonds Chapel Cemetery Fund, C/O Wilbur Bennett, 6893 N. CR 975 W., West Baden Springs, Indiana 47469.
Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Service. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website â www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.