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Betty Lou Greer
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    3940 Broadmoor Avenue, SE, Suite 100
    Grand Rapids, MI 49512

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“My sympathy and prayers go out to all the Greer family, especially Larry, Barb, Dale and Dan. We were all neighbors, childhood friends, 4-H kids,...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Linda Miller - Kalamazoo, MI

“So sorry to here of Betty Lou's passing...although we were only distant cousins we were always family...And thought of her quite often...sorry to...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Susan Morey - Augusta, MI

“To a lovely Lady--We will miss you --as we miss Gordon.Go with God Betty ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: David McCowey - Battle Creek, MI

“So sorry for your loss. A parent passing is so hard to handle. My dad passed in January and I have had a very difficult time dealing with it. My...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Marilee Mann - Battle creek, MI

“Take care of yourself !!!! ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Kathy Smith - Battle Creek, MI

“Barb, I'm so sorry for the loss of your Mother. Take of yourself. God Bless you!! I worked with you at Federal Home. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Kathy Smith - Battle Creek, MI

“Betty was an extraordinary woman. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family. ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Wendy Wolthuis - Augusta, MI

“Funeral and visitation is in RICHLAND not Augusta. ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: Barb Greer

“The funeral is in richland not Augusta ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: dan greer

“Please accept our heartfelt sympathy. Loosing a parent is never easy. Hugs to you and your family. Blessings, Brian and Marjie Shade ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Brian and Marjie Shade - Richland, MI

“So very sorry the loss of your beloved grandmother and mother. She leaves behind a legacy of a loving and caring family who make an impact everyday...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Sue Riippa

“Barb, so sorry for your loss ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Penny Robinson - Delton, MI

“R.I.P. Betty, you were a friend for many years, love this family ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Gail Edwards - Battle Creek, MI

“So sorry for your loss she was loved by all ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Larabel - Wyoming, MI - Friend

“Sorry to learn of your loss. May the God of all comfort be with the family during this time of sorrow. ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Mary


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Betty Lou Greer, age 87, of Augusta, passed away Tuesday evening, April 26, 2016. She was born on January 22, 1929 in Hastings, Michigan, the loving daughter of Harold R. and Velma E. "Dick" (Otis) Harmon, and graduated from the W.K. Kellogg Agricultural School. Over the years, Betty was employed at the Augusta Telephone Company, Clark Equipment Company, Blue Diamond Lumber, and retired from the Michigan Livestock Exchange after 27 years of faithful service.

Betty married Gordon C. Greer in Hickory Corners on October 11, 1947; he sadly preceded her in death on October 18, 2000. She was also preceded in death by her parents and a granddaughter, Lisa Kay Doremus. Betty is survived by her children, Larry (Marcia) Greer, Dale (Deb) Greer, Dan Greer, and Barbara Greer, all of Augusta; 8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren, and a very large extended family. She was also looking forward to the arrival of another great-grandchild and a great-great grandchild.

Betty attended Day Bible Church in Augusta. She was active with the 4-H Club for many years and was a member of the Delton Ladies "Lunch Bunch". She enjoyed watching her CBS Soaps, playing Kindle & computer games, Facebook, doodling, many different types of word games, cake decorating, and loved spending time with her family, especially the grandchildren.

The family will receive friends 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, May 1, 2016 at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Richland Chapel, 9170 East D. Ave. (M-89), Richland where funeral services to celebrate Betty's life will be held 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 2, 2016. Interment will follow at Day Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to the American Kidney Foundation, American Diabetes Association, or the Day Bible Church. Personal messages for the family may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.