Betty (Elizabeth) Ducotey

Funeral Mass celebrating the life of Betty (Elizabeth) Ducotey, 66, Daytona Beach, who passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2008, at Mayo Clinic Florida, Jacksonville, Fla., will be held today (Friday, June 20) at 10:30 a.m., at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 4600 Belie Terre Parkway, Palm Coast. Her family will receive friends today (Friday) from 9:30 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. Mass in the Memorial Room of the church.

Betty was born July 10, 1941, in Queens, N.Y., to the late William and Mary (McCarthy) Moran. She was a beautiful, compassionate woman whose strength was surpassed by few and who is cherished by many. Betty was a vibrant, energetic woman who traveled the world enriching her life with his­tory and culture. In between her travels Betty surrounded herself with a loving circle of friends and family, and she left behind a legacy of laughter and love. She was a member of the St. Elizabeth Arm Seton Catholic Church and a member of Friend of Bill's, Betty enjoyed traveling, music, dancing, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her two daughters, Joan Crawford and her husband, Jackson Rogers, Highland, N.Y., and Kelly Cotter, New Paltz, N,Y.; five grandchildren, Toni, Alfie, Casey, Ryan and Patrick; great-grandson. Liam; brother, Ed, Tallahassee; and niece, Kathy Rose, Milford, Conn, Betty was preceded in death by her sister, Kay Owers.

Donations may be made in memory of Betty to Family Services, 29 N. Hamilton St. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

Arrangements are in the care and trust of Craig-Flagler Palms Funeral Home.

Daytona Beach, Florida - Flagler County Edition
Friday, June 20, 2008