ELIZABETH B. "BETTY" HUDSON

Elizabeth B.”Betty”Hudson, age 92, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 20, 2017.

She was the daughter of the late Katherine (Rutledge) and Howard Brown. She graduated from A.I. duPont HS. Betty worked for Wilmington Trust as a bank teller and receptionist. She enjoyed vacationing at Bethany Beach. Betty loved animals, she was an outstanding seamstress, a huge fan of the Phillies and everyone benefited from her love of baking. Betty was very proud of her Irish heritage and extremely devoted to her family.

Her husband of 57 years, Richard B., Sr., died in 2005. Betty is survived by her 3 children, Patricia Williams (Tom), Jeff Hudson (Debbie) and Wendy Hudson; 2 granddaughters, Sarah Williams (Ryan Marchetta) and Ann Deas (Patrick) and 3 great granddaughters. She was also preceded in death by her son, Richard B., Jr. and her 5 siblings.

The family would like to express their sincere thanks to all the staff at Seasons Hospice at CCH.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, January 27, at 11am, at McCrery & Harra Funeral Homes, 3710 Kirkwood Hwy, Wilmington, where friends may call after 10am. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to your favorite animal shelter.

For online condolences visit: www.mccreryandharra.com