Delta resident Betiemae Rider died Nov. 19, 2013, at Willow Tree Care Center in Delta. She was 88.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Betiemae Voss was born in Denver March 26, 1925, to Herman and Lucille (Prosser) Voss. She spent her childhood and attended public schools in Oak Creek. She received an associate's degree at Mesa State Teacher's College.
On June 25, 1946, she married John Rider in Denver. They lived in Denver until retiring to Delta 23 years ago.
Mrs. Rider was a retired computer programmer. She enjoyed her family, reading, crossword puzzles, crocheting and volunteering at Delta County Memorial Hospital.
She was a member of Garnet Mesa Baptist Church.
She is survived by two sons, John (Susan) Rider of Arvada and Steve Rider of Delta; one sister, Janet (Pat) Garland of Perth, Australia; a son-in-law, George Post of Richmond, Calif.; five grandchildren, John Rider, Eric Rider, Alison Rider Post, Christopher Rider and Kevin Rider; and one great-grandchild, Jordan Rider.
Mrs. Rider was preceded in death by her husband, John, in April 2001; and her daughter, Sandra Post.
Memorial contributions may be made to Garnet Mesa Baptist Church.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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