Betty Marie (Johnson) Fortune

Born: Sat., Sep. 19, 1936
Died: Tue., Dec. 17, 2019


11:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Sun., Dec. 22, 2019
Location: Frist Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sun., Dec. 22, 2019
Location: Frist Funeral Home

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Betty Marie Johnson Fortune, 83, of Dana, passed away at her home in Dana, Indiana, on Tuesday, December 17, 2019.
She was born September 19, 1936, in Brazil, Indiana, to Myrtle and Andy Johnson of Montezuma.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Duane.
Betty attended Hillsdale High School and graduated from Long’s Beauty School.  She enjoyed travel, shopping, making homemade noodles, and most importantly, she was a loving mother and also enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren.  She loved animals and was always willing to give a needy animal a forever home.
Survivors include her husband, James; her daughters, Brenda Fortune Peck of Clinton and Candy Kerestes of Veedersburg; and 2 grandchildren, Cole Kerestes of Nashville, TN and Lauren Kerestes of Veedersburg.
Visitation for Betty will be held on Sunday, December 22, 2019 from 11 am to 2 pm at Frist Funeral Home.  Funeral services will follow at 2 pm at the funeral home with Rev. Terry Jeffers officiating.   Burial will follow at Friends Wesley Chapel in Scotland, IL.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Parke-Vermillion Humane Society or the American Heart Association.  Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
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Darla Kent
   Posted Thu December 19, 2019
Jim I am so so sorry..Hugs and prayers to you and your daughters...

Peggy Sankey, M.D.
   Posted Tue December 24, 2019
Sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady and well loved. Keeping you and your family in my thoughts and prayers.

Rita Studdard
   Posted Tue December 24, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. Enjoyed seeing your mom come in the office. She always had a smile on her face. Keeping all of you in my thoughts and prays.

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