Bettie A. Carrico

Feb 4, 1928 - Dec 19, 2013

Bettie Alice Carrico, 85, of Fort Wayne, IN, and a former resident of Huntington, IN, died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013.

Mrs. Carrico had been employed by GTE and Lutheran Hospital.

She was born Feb. 4, 1928, in Terre Haute. She married Bill Carrico, who preceded her in death.

Survivors include four daughters, Terri Carrico and Laura Carrico, both of Fort Wayne; Mary (Bryce) Burnworth, of Columbia City; and Betsy (Ron) Spiegel, of North Webster; seven grandchildren, Rachel (Miles) Malstaff, Joey (Kristen) Spiegel, Eric (Ashlee) Burnworth, Benjamin Burnworth, Vincent Burnworth, Amber Marley (David) Gavilanez and Carrie Marley; and five great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Fort Wayne, with Msgr. Robert Schulte officiating. Burial was at Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne.

Memorial gifts may be made to the American Diabetes Association or St. Bonaventure Monastery.

Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, was in charge of arrangements.