KILLINGTON — A memorial internment will be announced and held at a later date in the Riverside Cemetery in Killington for Betty C. Merrill, 89, who died Jan. 13 at the Rutland Regional Medical Center following a brief illness. At her request, there will be no calling hours or funeral service.
She was born Nov. 1, 1923, the daughter of William and Viola Cady.
She attended schools in Rutland, Cleveland, Ohio, and New London, Conn.
She married Harold D. Merrill on Aug. 29, 1943 in Sherburne.
She was an employee of the Killington Ski area for more than 40 years, most of which was on the switchboard, where she became known as the “Voice of Killington.”
Survivors include two daughters, Melanie J. Merrill and Patricia Barnes; a son, Michael D. Merrill; a brother Wilfred L. Cady; several grandchildren; great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband; her parents; two daughters, Nancy M. Kallahan and Kathleen A. Hubbard; and two brothers, William S. Cady Jr. and Robert G. Cady.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be bade to a charity of one’s choice.
Arrangements are by the Aldous Funeral Home.
This obituary first appeared in the January 17, 2013 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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