Betty Jane Renner, 86, of Big Pool, MD, passed away Wednesday, November 20, 2019, at Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown, MD.
Born June 5, 1933, in Washington, DC, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Patrick Mulhern and Flora Alice (Mizell) Mulhern.
She was preceded in death by her companion, David L. Heck, in 2014.
Betty was a 1951 graduate of Clear Spring High School and a graduate of Hagerstown Medical Secretarial School. She also attended Towson University for 3 years.
She was a member of Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church in Big Pool, MD.
Betty retired from the Washington County Board of Education as a bus assistant for special needs children. She enjoyed playing cards in her spare time with her friends.
Betty is survived by her daughter, Janeen M. Leizear (Steve) of Big Pool; son, M. Keith Sheffler (Robin) of Big Pool; grandchildren, Dustin Sheffler (Kristi), Katie Sheffler (Andy), Hannah Hendershot (Kyle), Mitch Leizear (Abbi), and Levi Leizear (Karly); and a great-granddaughter, Lilliana Sheffler.
In addition to her parents and companion, Betty was preceded in death by a daughter, Michele D. Sheffler, and a brother, Joseph P. Mulhern II.
There will be no viewing or visitation.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2019, at 11 a.m. at Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc., 13607 National Pike, Clear Spring, MD 21722 with Pastor Al Deal officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to charity of one’s choice.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfhinc.com.
Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is honored to serve the family.