Betty L. Poust

Betty Louise Poust, 68, of Watsontown, died Thursday, September 6, 2018.

Born March 27, 1950, in Muncy, she was a daughter of the late Alvin W. and Margaret Christine (Baylor) Poust.

Betty retired in 2016 from Muncy Valley Hospital after having worked there for over 30 years. She was an avid gardener and reader who loved animals.

Surviving are a sister, Mary Ann Poust, of Steelton; five brothers, Franklin A. Sr. (Ruth) Poust, of Unityville, Daniel E. Poust, of Middletown, Kenneth W. (Nancy) Poust, of Benton, Thomas L. (Arlene) Poust, of Williamsport, and Dale E. (Deborah) Poust, of Danville; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by two sisters, Virginia R. Fry and Helen M. Winder.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, at McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville, with Rev. Max L. Walters Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Memorial Park, Montgomery. Friends may call from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

The family will provide the flowers and suggest memorial contributions to the Humane Society at www.humanesociety.org.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.