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April 25, 2013

Betty Jo (Stucky) Vessels, 65; of Floyds Knobs

Funeral services for Betty Jo (Stucky) Vessels, 65, of Floyds Knobs, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 27, at Newcomer Funeral Home, New Albany, with burial to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park. She died Wednesday, April 24, 2013.

She recently earned an associate’s degree from Ivy Tech and was an avid reader. Most of all, Betty loved and adored her children and grandchildren.  

Betty was born on Jan. 28, 1948, in Borden, to the late Ralph and Freida (Ferber) Stucky.   

She is survived by her children, Dana Shaw (Carmen) and Danny Schellenberger Sr.; siblings, Doris Stiner (John) and Melvin “Butch” Porter (Marilyn “Sue”); sister-in-law, Virginia Porter; grandchildren, Danny Schellenberger Jr., Austin and Chloe Shaw. 

Besides her parents she was also preceded in death by her brother, Marion “Bud” Porter.  

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hosparus – the Community Hospice of Southern Indiana, 624 E. Market St., New Albany, or to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 321 E. Market St., Jeffersonville. 

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