Betty Jo Yeager, 85, died at her home in Brownsburg, Indiana on Friday, August 31, 2012.


Betty was a long time resident of Princeton, until her health forced her to move closer to her family in Brownsburg in 2011. She was retired and had been a telephone operator at the former Princeton Telephone Company for 20 years and then became a bookkeeper for Sears. 

Betty leaves behind a brother, Dick Hartley of Brownsburg; sisters-in-law, Betty (Al) Stolz of Oakland City and Shirley Hartley of
Roseville, Georgia; many nieces and nephews and extended family. 

Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Kenneth Yeager; mother, Ethel Hartley; sister, Shirley Weir and a brother, Gary Hartley. 

Graveside services will be held at
1 p.m. Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at Walnut Hill Cemetery near Fort Branch, with Pastor Gary W. Arnold officiating.


Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton. Burial will follow the service.