hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

May 9, 2013

Betsy J. (Dailey) Derby, 68

Haverhill — Betsy J. (Dailey) Derby, 68, of Haverhill, died Thursday, April 25, at the Merrimack Valley Hospital in Haverhill.

She was born in Johnstown, Pa., August 27, 1944, daughter of the late Lewis N. and Wilda (Patton) Dailey.

Raised in Florida, Betsy was educated in the Jensen Beach school system. While in Haverhill she was employed at Scandia Plastics in Plaistow, N.H., and Sparkle Cleaning in Hampstead, N.H.

Her survivors include a son, Edward Reed Myles; a daughter, Angela Marie Myles; two sisters, Karen Lee Gifford and Lou Ann Dailey; caretaker, Donald Driscoll of Haverhill; as well as several nieces, nephews and friends in the Haverhill area.

ARRANGEMENTS: Her Funeral Service was held on Friday morning, May 3, at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. Burial was in Linwood Cemetery, Haverhill. A visitation period preceded the funeral service on Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 10 Speen St., 2nd Floor, Framingham, MA 01701 or Oxford Manor Activity Fund, 689 Main St., Haverhill, MA 01830. Condolences to her family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.