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Betty E. (Mesenger) Masley

June 25, 1935 ~ June 10, 2017 (age 81)

Vermilion- Betty E. Masley, 81, passed away following a lengthy illness on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Amherst Manor Retirement Community in Amherst, OH.

She was born in Lorain, OH on June 25, 1935 to her loving parents, Floyd and Freda Mesenger. Betty graduated from Lorain High School, Class of 1952. She married her beloved, Robert J. Masley on September 21, 1955 and they raised their two loving children, Karen and Robert Jr. Betty was a proud wife, mother and homemaker for her family. She enjoyed shopping, traveling, caring for her grandchildren and spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years of marriage, Robert J. Masley Sr.; children, Karen (Jim) Elwell and Robert J. Masley Jr.; sister, Carol (Manuel) Hackney; brother, Floyd “Gene” (Jane) Mesenger; grandchildren, James (Kellen) Elwell Jr. and Erica (Greg) Stallings; 3 great-grandchildren; and loving nieces and nephew.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Floyd and Freida (nee: Hoff) Mesenger; and sister, Ruth Smith.

The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2150 Broadway, Lorain (440) 244-1961 on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Christian burial services will be held at Calvary Cemetery in Lorain, OH. Memorial donations may be made in Betty’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association, 38440 Chester Road, Avon, OH 44011. Online condolences and gifts of sympathy may be shared with the family by visiting



Charitable donations may be made to:

Alzheimer's Association
38440 Chester Road, Avon OH 44011

 Service Information

June 13, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reidy Scanlan Giovannazzo Funeral Home
2150 Broadway Avenue
Lorain, OH 44052

Funeral Service
June 14, 2017

10:00 AM
Reidy Scanlan Giovannazzo Funeral Home
2150 Broadway Avenue
Lorain, OH 44052

June 14, 2017

10:38 AM
Calvary Cemetery
555 N. Ridge Road
Lorain, OH 44053

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