Betty M. Guard, 92, passed away on Sunday (January 28, 2018) at The Villages Regional Hospital in Lady Lake, FL.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, donations to Whiskers Animal Benevolent League (ewhiskers.com) would be appreciated.
Born on April 2, 1925, in Geneva, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late James D. and Lillian M. Furr. She graduated from Keuka College with a bachelor’s degree in Nursing. Betty was married in 1947 to Alan H. Guard until his death in 2012. She resided in Delmar, N.Y. from 1962 until 2014. Her hobbies included tennis, golf, bridge, knitting, quilting and embroidery.
Betty is survived by daughters Catharine (Seford) Olsen, Deborah Guard, Susan (Kenneth) Boynton, Mary (Kevin) Devenpeck; son, Peter (Linda) Guard; brothers-in-law Thomas (Josie) Guard, Robert (Patricia) Guard, E. Louis Guard; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.