Betty Jean Gabriel 1931 - 2010 Fort Worth, Texas
A funeral service for Betty Jean Gabriel, 78, Fort Worth, Texas, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary’s Eudora Chapel.
Mrs. Gabriel died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010, in Fort Worth, after a long illness with Alzheimer’s.
She was born May 4, 1931, in Eudora, the daughter of Howard and Irene Caviness. She graduated from Eudora High School. She was a former resident of Lawrence.
She married Gayle A. Gabriel on Jan. 26, 1951. He died Jan. 10, 1996.
She was employed by Sanders Motor Co. until her retirement. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Lawrence.
Survivors include a son, Darryl Lynn, Argyle, Texas; two grandsons, Jon Patrick and Matthew Gayle Gabriel; two stepgrandsons, Michael E. and Sean R. Lyons; two great-granddaughters, Brooke and Devyn Lyons; a sister, Doris Schehrer, Eudora; and many nieces and nephews.
The family will meet friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. before services Saturday at the Eudora chapel.
The family suggests memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association, sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain .com, subject: Gabriel.