BROWNSVILLE — There will be no services at this time for Elizabeth (Betty) Hines, 91, who died Feb. 17, at Springfield Rehab and Nursing Home. At a later date, a private family service will be held to scatter her ashes with those of Bob’s, her late husband.
She was born in Buffalo, N.Y., on April 12, 1922.
She was married for 68 years to Leon (Bob) Hines. They met on a blind date and dated for four years prior to their marriage.
She is survived by a daughter, Susan Hines of Brownsville; two grandsons, Jon and Robert Ma-son, and their spouses, Melissa and Karen; great-grandchildren, Reagan, Ian, Saorla and Caoilinn; and a brother-in-law, Kenneth Hines.
She was predeceased by her husband, Leon R. Hines and a daughter, Sandra L. Mason.
Betty was loved by anyone she came in contact with. Special thanks to all of her caregivers for their compassion and care for Betty.
This obituary first appeared in the February 27, 2014 print edition of the Vermont Standard.
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