Anna's Story

BANGOR - Anna Eloise Betts, 92, left this world peacefully on September 24, 2015. She was born May 19, 1923 in Camden, the daughter of Walter and Mildred (Hall) Carver.

She worked at the Camden Shipyard during World War II and for 18 years at the Penobscot Inn, where she lived for more than 60 years. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, word search puzzles, and the Boston Red Sox.

Anna will always be remembered as a devoted and loving mother of 2, grandmother of 8, great-grandmother of 22, and great-great grandmother of 6. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a sister Frances Jackson, and brothers Fred and Robert Hall. She is survived by a daughter, Judith A. Cyr and husband Rod; a son, Wayne LeVasseur and wife Coralee, all of Bangor. She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Anna loved nothing more than spending time with them. She adored children and took every opportunity to make special moments for them whenever possible.

Friends may call from 6-8 PM, Monday, Sept. 28, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center Street, Bangor, where funeral services will be held 10 AM, Tuesday, Sept. 29. Interment will be at Pine Grove Cemetery, Bangor. Those who wish to remember Anna is a special way may make gifts to Fall Prevention, Eastern Area Agency of Aging, 450 Essex Street, Bangor, ME 04401. Condolences to the family may be expressed at
Published in Bangor Daily News
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