In Loving Memory of Elizabeth Jane Chelon
Elizabeth Jane Chelon, affectionately known as Betty Jane,passed away June 25, 2015 in Longmont, CO at the age of 90.
She was born in Bon Carbo, Colorado on December 24, 1924 to Hazel (VannMatre) and Steve Grosso.
On August 8, 1947, Betty Jane was united in marriage to George Arthur Chelon.
During a portion of WWII, she was a secretary at the POW Camp in Trinidad.
She was employed as a telephone operator for Mt.Bell for many years, a job she loved doing.
Betty is preceded in death by her parents Hazel and Steve Grosso, beloved husband George Chelon, infant daughter, sons-in-law ,Frank Perko and , Mark DuRan, five siblings, Marguerite Curro, George Grosso, Frank Grosso, Lily Mae Guara & Steven Grosso.
Betty is survived by her daughters, Marlene Perko , and Mardell Chelon, brother, Jerry (Barbara) Grosso, sisters- and brothers in-law, Evelyn (Louis) Vezzani, Murielene Grosso, Dolores Grosso, Arthur Guara, four grandchildren, George Perko, Marcus DuRan, Ariana DuRan and Wyatt DuRan. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 3PM-7PM at the Comi Chapel.
Scriptural Services will be held Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 1PM at the Comi Chapel.
Interment with Rite of Committal will follow at the Trinidad Catholic Cemetery.
Arrangements made under the direction of the Comi Funeral Home.