Betty Jean Havlicek

Betty Jean Havlicek, age 75, of Johnstown, passed away on Friday, April 19, 2013 at home with her family at her side.

Born on January 25, 1938 in Gloversville, she was the daughter of the late John Steenburgh and Marion King Steenburgh.

Betty was a 1956 graduate of Fonda High School and was a homemaker. She was longtime member of the First Baptist Church of Johnstown.

Survivors include her husband James Havlicek, one son Greg Havlicek (Bonnie) of Johnstown; two daughters Debbie (David) Dresser of Johnstown and Dawn Perron (Mark) of Rockwood; two sisters Lois

(Ronald) Pettite of Ft. Plain and Donna Steenburgh of Johnstown; grandchildren Stacy Fraiser, Jessica Corona, Calli Fraiser, Jennifer Wenskoski, Megan Williams, Jeremie Fraiser, Nate Perron, Nicole Freeney and Morgan Havlicek; eleven grandchildren; sister-in-law Frances Steenburgh of Florida; brother-in-law Howard Crosby of Carlisle.

She was predeceased by her daughter Denise Havlicek, granddaughter Amy Fraiser, brothers Archie, John and Daryl Steenburgh and sister Eleanor Crosby.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 23, at the A.G. Cole Funeral Home, Inc., 215 East Main Street, Johnstown.

Visitation for family and friends will be on Monday, April 22nd from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Fonda.

Memorial contributions in her memory may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice, 108 Steele Avenue, Gloversville, New York 12078 or to the American Cancer Society, 260 Osborne Road, Albany, New York 12211.

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