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Betty Anne Portwood

September 12, 1930 March 4, 2020
Betty  Anne Portwood
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Obituary for Betty Anne Portwood

Betty Anne Portwood of South Lyon, formerly of Detroit was born September 12, 1930 in Morgantown, West Virginia to Charles and Mary (nee: Buterbaugh) Newcomb. She died March 4, 2020 at the age of 89.

Mrs. Portwood is the beloved wife of the late Grady Portwood (d. 2007). Loving mother of Reva Jane (Ken) McMachen, Nana Lee Portwood and the late Betty Ann (Carl) Latona. Grandmother of Justin Connolly, Kelly (Brian) LaFehr, Marlon Connolly, Derek (Debi) Latona, Albie Ferrell, Tara McMachen and the late Kory McMachen. Great grandmother of Morgan, Nathan and Marlon, Jr. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.

She enjoyed crocheting and made barbie clothes for children and grandchildren. Her main hobbies were bowling and being a Detroit Tigers Fan. She was also a longtime volunteer at Ascension Providence Park Hospital in Novi.

Friends may visit Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 340 North Pontiac Trail, Walled Lake (3 Blks. S. of Maple Rd.) Tuesday 2-7 PM. Interment Wednesday at Oakland Hills Memorial Gardens. Memorials to the Michigan Humane Society appreciated.

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2:00 PM 3/10/2020 2:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 3/10/2020 7:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake

340 North Pontiac Trail
Walled Lake, MI 48390

Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake
340 North Pontiac Trail Walled Lake 48390 MI
United States

Cemetery Details


Oakland Hills Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

43300 Twelve Mile Rd
Novi, MI 48377

43300 Twelve Mile Rd Novi 48377 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

Michigan Humane Society


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