SANDUSKY, Ohio — Bettye A. (Powers) Burchfield, 82, recently of Van Wert Ohio, formerly of Sandusky, Ohio, died at 3:20 on Aug. 28, 2019, at Lima Memorial Hospital Hospice.
She was born on Feb. 9, 1937, in Pruden, Tennessee.
Bettye was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence D. Burchfield. They were married in Monroe, Michigan, on Oct. 4, 1958, and he passed on May19, 2007.
She is survived by her children, Martin D. (Susan) Burchfield and James L. (Michelle) Burchfield and her grandchildren, William D. Burchfield and Alexis C. (Matthew) Lickenbrock.
She is also survived by her brothers, J. Wendell (Laquita) Powers and George R. (Val) Powers and a sister, Linda J. (David) Sapp.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Mary (Lane) Powers, and two sisters, Almeda Jane and Janice Marie Powers.
Bettye Burchfield was employed by Perkins Local Schools and Fireland's Hospital Medical Education Department. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Sandusky, Ohio.
Friends may call on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019 from 9 a.m. until time of memorial services at 10 a.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 214 E. Jefferson St., Sandusky. The Pastor Donald Kuntz will officiate. Burial will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.
Memorial contributions may be made to Care and Share, 237 W. Washington Row, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Online condolences may be expressed at: www.alspachgearhart.com
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