Betty Jane Lukens-Groome, formerly of Williamsport, passed away Jan. 31, 2013. She was born Dec. 7, 1927, to Boyd B. and Mary J. (Schuman) Lukens.
She was a 1946 graduate of Williamsport High School and worked in the office of Franklin Hosiery Mill before marrying William T. Groome, and moving to Baltimore. She worked in the office of Buffalo Tank. Betty was of the Lutheran faith.
Betty was predeceased by her husband, William, in 2004. She was also predeceased by her parents and two brothers, Ralph L. Lukens Sr. and Max A. Lukens, both of Williamsport.
Betty is survived by her son, William T. Groome Jr., wife Tammy and a grandson, William T. Groome, III; also survived by a brother, Donald E. "Duke" Lukens, Williamsport; nieces and nephews and numerous cousins.
Funeral and burial for Betty was previously held in Glen Burnie, Maryland.