Elizabeth “Betty” Keene, 85, of Johnson Hollow Road, Prattsville, died Monday, Aug. 4, 2008 at Nassau Extended Care Center, Hempstead. She was born in Manhattan on March 31, 1923, the daughter of Alexander and Anna Cotol. She married Augustine Keene in New York City on June 30, 1945.
Betty was a legal file clerk for the law firm of Turk, Marsh, Kelly & Hore in Manhattan.
She lived in Prattsville since 1969, moving from New York City.
Surviving are a daughter, Karen DiRe, of Franklin Square and five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and a sister, Ann Brady.
She was predeceased by her husband, Augustine Keene on November 11, 1992.
Funeral services will be Thursday, Aug. 7 at 10 a.m. at Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury with Rev. Richard A. Dykstra officiating.
Burial will be in Fairlawn Cemetery, Prattsville.
Calling hours will be at the Miller Funeral Home on Wednesday from 5-9 p.m.
Arrangements are by the Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury.