Betty Mae Albright, 86, formerly of Apples Church Road, Bethlehem, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019 at Weston Care Center, Lower Saucon Township. She was the wife of the late Earl R. Albright. Betty was born in Riegelsville on Dec. 14, 1932 to the late Theodore D. and Florence M. (Diehl) Pursell. She was the cook at the former Mary Ellen Convalescent Home until retiring in 1992. Betty was a member of New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lower Saucon Township; past president of the Leithsville Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary; and a member of the Over 60 Club of Hellertown.
Loving children: Debra M. (Jay S.) Keck of Hellertown, Douglas R. (Diana L.) Albright of Coopersburg; sister-in-law: Shirley Pursell of Delaware; grandchildren: Emily C. Keck, Vanessa N. Keck, Bryan M. Albright; great-grandchildren: Layna Keck, Travis, Ryan, Dylan Gretz, Aliva Bielinski, Dakota and Cora Albright. She was predeceased by a brother: George Pursell.
Services will be private, and there will be no calling hours. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at HeintzelmanCares.com. Arrangements are by the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Hellertown.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Center for Animal Health and Welfare, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton, PA 18042.