BETTY J. ANTHONY

PIQUa — Betty J. Anthony, 74, of Piqua, passed away at 11:10 a.m. Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at the Hospice of Miami County Inpatient Unit at Upper Valley Medical Center.

She was born August 30, 1945 in Caldwell to the late James and Ruth (Britton) Greenbaum.

Survivors include a daughter, Melissa (Jeff Shrout) Anthony of Piqua; a grandson, Levi Brubaker of Piqua; and her former husband, Larry Anthony of Piqua.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Maxine Greenbaum, and brother James “Jimmy” Greenbaum Jr.

Mrs. Anthony was a 1963 graduate of Piqua Central High School.

She worked for Piqua Engineering and for Medalist Allen-A. Betty enjoyed going to the races and fishing, working on crafts and making birthday and wedding cakes.

She enjoyed keeping up with people on social media and was a big animal lover.

Betty loved to spend time with her family and all of her “unofficial” family.

A graveside service to honor her life will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, July 24, 2020 at Forest Hill Cemetery with Pastor Eugene O’Burn officiating. Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home is assisting the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati OH 45206, or to Hospice of Miami County P.O. Box 502 Troy OH 45373.

Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.