Betty M. Griswold, 88, Watson

WATSON, NY – Betty M. Griswold, 88, of the Pine Grove Road, died Wednesday evening, June 24, 2020, at the Lewis County Residential Health Care Facility where she was a resident for one day.

Born April 26, 1932, in Lowville, the daughter of the late Emmett and Marjorie (Stoddard) Hill, she graduated from Lowville Free Academy.

She married Robert L. Griswold, Sr. on Oct. 11, 1950, at Watson Methodist Church with Rev. Walter Bennett, pastor, officiating. Betty and Robert made their home in Watson. Bob died on Nov. 17, 1990.

Betty worked at Beaverite in Beaver Falls and Glenfield and was a homemaker. She was a member of Lowville American Legion Post #162 Auxiliary.

She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Anderson (Steve Bobb) of Watson;  her granddaughter, Ashley Lamont (Chris McBroom) of Glenfield; her sister, JoAnne Murphy of Watson; her daughter-in-law, Cindy Griswold of Glenfield; sisters-in-law, Susan Matuszczak and  Pam Hill all of Watson; several nieces and nephews.

Betty was predeceased by a son, Robert M. Griswold, and two brothers, William E. and Arthur “Butch” Hill.

Calling hours will be 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 27, at the Sundquist Funeral Home and a mask is required, followed by a graveside service at Beaches Bridge Cemetery at 12:30 P.M. Please follow Phase IV guidelines and please wear a mask.

Memorials in Betty’s name may be made to: Lewis County Humane Society, P.O. Box 682, Lowville, NY 13367.

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