George Paul Bettison Jr.


    George Paul Bettison Jr. of St. James, Missouri was born September 1, 1943 in St. Louis Missouri to George Paul Bettison Sr. and Dorothy Johanna DeSavoye Bettison and passed away on Monday, March 15, 2021 at the age of 77 years.


    He married Lizz Hempen.
    He retired from the Garlich Printing company of Fenton, Missouri.
    He served his country in the United States Navy.
    He was preceded in death by his wife, Lizz on January 22, 2016; and one sister, Dorothy Thompson.
    He is survived by four sons, Jim Bettison and wife Karen of Bellflower, Missouri, Chris Bettison of New York City, New York, Paul Bettison of Dixon, Missouri and Phil Bettison and wife Charity of Aurora, Colorado; one daughter, Laura Bettison of Salt Lake City, Utah; one sister, Patricia “Patsy” Scheveling of Sidney, Australia; nine grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
    A Celebration of Life was held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at the Belmont Vineyards in Leasburg, Missouri.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home of St. James, Missouri.