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Betty Ruth Fountaine

August 18, 1957 — July 13, 2021


Betty Ruth Fountaine, 63, of Laporte entered into rest on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at Watsontown Health and Rehab.

Born on August 18, 1957 in Lewisburg, the daughter of the late Elwood O. and Dora E. (Pentycofe) Trutt. On June 29, 2002, she married Walter C. Fountaine, who survives.

She was a graduate of Mifflinburg High School.

Betty worked various jobs over the years including the former Huntington Throwing Mills, Mifflinburg Elementary School, Union County Recycling, Eagles Mere Country Club, Proctor Gamble, and most recently the Nittany Market as a store clerk.

Betty enjoyed NASCAR, taking photos and bird watching, putting puzzles together, her cats and most recently birds.

Surviving in addition to her husband, Walt are two sons, Walter L. Sholly Jr of Middleburg, and Ricky A. Sholly, Middleburg, two sisters, Dorothy Fetterolf of Lewisburg, and Deb Conrad of Mifflinburg, and one brother, Ricky Trutt, of Lewisburg., Also survived by a nephew and niece, Ray Conrad Jr and Theresa Conrad.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and David Trutt.

Family and friends may call from 10 -11 am on Friday, July 16, 2021 at Adamo Funeral Home, 16 Walnut Street, Mifflinburg where the funeral will follow at 11 with Joseph Wise, officiating.

Interment will be in the Forest Hill Cemetery.

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Funeral arrangements are by Dominick T. Adamo Funerals · Cremations · Monuments, 16 Walnut Street, Mifflinburg.
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