Bettie H. Amiet, 87, died Thursday, June 2, 2011 at Legends Care Center in Massillon, Ohio following a brief illness. Bettie was born on August 23, 1923 to William H. and Katherine Hoag, in Canton, Ohio. She married Robert H. Amiet, Sr. on April 4, 1948. They moved to North Canton where they spent many happy years together until Bob's death in March of 1988. Following Bob's death she kept busy caring for her grandchildren and participating in their activities in school. Bettie was an avid reader of both spiritual encouragements and politics. She was devoted to her family and delighted in being Grandma and Great-Grandma. She was never happier than when her family was around. Bettie was a longtime and active member of Faith United Methodist Church. In addition to her husband, Bettie is preceded in death by her parents and her brother, William Hoag, Jr. She is survived by sons Robert H. (Rosamary) Amiet, Jr., Mark W. (Lori) Amiet; daughter Patrice A. (James) Dremann; grandchildren Marianne Amiet (Chris Bates), Michael (Jennifer) Amiet, Brittany and Taylor Amiet, and Emily and Kelly Dremann; great-grandchildren Ella Grace and Adelyn Jean Amiet and Jay Jebediah (JJ), Robert Hall (Bo), and Jacob Bates; and special friends Marguerite Schwab and Joan Gfeller.
A memorial service and luncheon open to friends and family will be held at Faith United Methodist Church in North Canton on Saturday, June 11, 2011, at 11:00am. Family greeting and luncheon will follow the memorial service.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in memory of Bettie H. Amiet to Faith United Methodist Church; 300 Ninth St NW; North Canton, Ohio 44720. Arrangements under the direction of Karlo-Libby Funeral Home, Canton, OH.