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Betty Ann (Johnson)  Roberts
  • Elara Caring Hospice
    900 Cooper Street
    Jackson, MI 49242

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“I've known Betty since I was a student at Fremont Elementary- her son David was a friend and David and dad Pierce were in my Indian Guides group. I...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Christopher Loye - Battle Creek, MI

“I am so sorry to hear about the loss. I have many memories of Mrs. Roberts. She will be missed. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Lorne (Bud) Boyer - Interlochen, MI

“So sorry to read about the passing of Mrs Roberts. My thoughts and prayers to the family. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Dee (Mann) Lind - Acquaintance

“Betty is our long time friend. She lives on in her wonderful family. We will treasure our memories of her and hold her close. Sending love to the...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Ron & Marty Hanna - Friend

“Julie, Greg, and Mark,We are so very sorry about you mom's passing. There will be a big void in your hearts, but she has left you a legacy of...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Judith Douglas - MI

“Dan and Marilyn Britton , Betty Ann is Dan’s cousin from Marquette, Mi . We spent time at Betty and Pierce’s camp ‘The Lake’...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Dan and Marilyn Britton - Family

“Our deepest sympathies to Julie, Mark, Greg and family. Betty was a good neighbor and a great friend. We will always remember her joy when the...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Sue Zamzow - Friend

“My condolences to the family of Mrs. Betty Roberts. Rest in peace Mrs. Roberts. Great thoughts for your accomplishments. Say hi to Pierce for me on...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Pete Monzingo - WI


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Betty Ann (Johnson) Roberts, age 87, of Battle Creek was called home on September 15, 2021. She was born in 1934 to Oscar and Edith (Haglund) Johnson in Carlshend, Michigan. Betty Ann graduated from Graveraet High School in 1952 in Marquette, Michigan. Betty worked for the Battle Creek Public Schools and after retirement, she enjoyed volunteering at the hospital.

Betty and her husband of 59 ½ years, Pierce, spent most of her life in the Battle Creek area. She loved spending time at her Upper Peninsula cottage "The Lake", loved playing bridge or cards and going out with her friends. Betty also loved spending time with her kids and her joy was spending time with her grandkids and great-grandkids.

Betty is survived by her son, Greg (Shannon) of Winnemucca, Nevada; her daughter, Julie (Mike) Regner of Battle Creek; her son, Mark of Battle Creek; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; a brother, Michael "Micky" (Margret "Maggie") Johnson; several nieces and nephews; and many special friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Pierce (2013); and her son, David (2005).

Cremation has taken place and private family gathering will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Elara Caring Hospice and/or the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Battle Creek. Personal messages for the family and/or favorite memories of Betty may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.