Elizabeth “Betty” Starn Rittenhouse

May 12, 1930 - September 16, 2023
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Newark United Methodist Church
69 East Main Street
Newark, DE 19711
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Friday 10/20, 2:00 pm

Elizabeth “Betty” May Starn Rittenhouse, age 93, formerly of Newark, Delaware, died peacefully with family at her side on September 16, 2023.  Born in Pleasantville, New Jersey in 1930, Betty was the daughter of Charles Sheppard and Sophie Emma Hees Starn. Betty was the middle child of a lively family of 15 children.  She andContinue Reading

Mary Keane left a message on September 28, 2023:
My condolences to Betty's family. I knew her from the Junior Board. She was a lovely lady...always the most elegant woman in the room. Her warm personality was a magnet to others. I will always cherish my memories of Betty. Rest in peace, Betty. You deserve it.
Belinda and Mike McKee left a message on September 27, 2023:
Dear Susan and family, We are so sorry to hear of your Mother’s passing. We pray for comfort and peace from God and a heart filled with wonderful memories. Your Mother certainly had a full and adventurous life with many to share and receive love from. With our deepest sympathy Belinda and Mike
Sophie Cordery Koval left a message on September 27, 2023:
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Bitsy George left a message on September 26, 2023:
I will miss you Betty. You and Jude were definitely a couple of my favorite members of Newark Country Club. I feel that Ive known you almost my whole life. Heaven will welcome you. ❤️???
RT Foard left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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