Elizabeth “Betty” Elma Rude, 79 years old, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at Newton Medical Center. Born to Caleb J. Rude, Sr. and Elma Castimore in Hardyston Twp., N.J., she has been a resident of Hamburg most of her life.
Betty worked as an assembler and teacher for the Highlands Workshop in Franklin for 30 years.
Betty is predeceased by 6 sisters and brothers, Ethel Mae Rude, Harriet M. Yonkers, Ella Rude-Smith, John R. Rude, Caleb J. Rude, Jr. and Warren P. Rude, Sr. Betty is the dear aunt of Cynthia Sadler, Caleb Rude, III, Dorothy Mae Rude, Warren Rude, Kim Delgado, Bobbi Kay Domanico and Harriet Yonkers-Summerell. Cherished by 9 grand nieces and nephews.
The family will receive their friends at F. John Ramsey Funeral Home, One Main Street, Franklin, N.J., on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, from 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be at the funeral home on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at North Hardyston Cemetery, Hardyston Twp., N.J. Memorial gifts to SCARC, 11 US Route 206, Suite 100, Augusta, NJ 07822 would be appreciated. Information and condolences can be found at www.fjohnramseyfuneralhome.com.