Betty E. Leidy

11/15/1925 - 11/15/2022


Obituary For Betty E. Leidy

Betty E. Leidy November 15, 1925 – November 15, 2022

Betty E. Leidy, 97, Altoona, passed away Tuesday at her residence. Betty was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Raymond and Beatrice (Neuder) Edwards. On March 4, 1948 she married Paul V. Leidy who preceded her in death. Surviving is her daughter, Raeanne Leidy of Altoona; nephews: Gregory R. (Katherine) Ellis of Altoona, Shawn Ellis of Altoona, Alan (Connie) Klobetanz, Eddie Edwards, and Jeffrey (Cathy) Edwards; nieces: Sharon (Edward) Doherty, Susan Klobetanz, Jean (Tyrone) Placek, and Wendy Hoover. She was preceded in death by sisters: Alene (Harold) Hull, Sylvia (Fred) Ellis, Sara (Ray) Klobetanz, Shirley Edwards; and a brother, John (Ann) Edwards. Betty was a member of St. Therese of the Child Jesus Catholic Church. She was a graduate of Altoona High School and enjoyed traveling and reading. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, November 21, 2022 at E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home, Inc., 2309 Broad Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601 by Fr. D. Timothy Grimme. Interment will be at Broad Top IOOF Cemetery. Condolences may be made at or Stevens Family Funeral Homes Facebook.

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  • 11/21/2022

    I learned today that Betty passed & wanted to send my condolences to you. Betty was a wonderful neighbor & friend & a special lady. You were always a caring & loving daughter, Raeanne. We will always remember her & will miss her. Betsy Schindler

  • 11/17/2022

    Betty was a sweet, loving neighbor& friend. I enjoyed spending time with her over the years. She will be missed.

  • 11/16/2022

    Raeanne, know that your mom will forever walk by your side. I was grateful that I got to be there with /for you till the end! Know that Aunt Betty was a very kind,caring and had a sense of humor that we all will remember! She'll be missed by all of us.


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    Love and miss you Aunt Betty. Jeannie and family.

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Joseph J. Stevens III


Joseph J. Stevens III