Betty Ruth (Matheny) Lynn, 87, born Jan. 26, 1930 in Shenandoah, Iowa, passed peacefully at home in Fredericksburg, Va., on Feb. 21, 2017.
Devoted mother, loved and honored by daughter and son, she was married to Jerry Lynn for 66 years. They were so devoted to each other that she gave him 16 days to plant a garden and get ready for her before joining him in heaven.
Donations may be sent to Heartland Hospice at 400 Holiday Court, Suite 101, Warrenton, VA 20186. The family would like to thank Brookdale Assisted Living for their dedication and care.