558 N. Main St., Prineville, OR 97754 | (541) 447-6205
June 17, 1931 ~ April 2, 2013
Betty Lou Royle, a Prineville resident passed away on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at her home. She was 81.
Betty was born in Gannett, Idaho to Henry and Josephine Wurst on June 17, 1931. She attended and graduated from Twin Falls High School in Twin Falls, Idaho, and attended Idaho State University.
Betty married the love of her life, Jack H. Royle on July 2nd, 1950 in Twin Falls, Idaho.
She was a member of the Eastern Star Carnation Chapter, Lady Elks, The American Legion Auxiliary, Garden Club, and was a Den Mother for the Cub Scouts. She enjoyed sewing, knitting, crafts, leather working and tooling, oil painting, cooking, and making candy to rival See’s Candy!
Betty is survived by her husband, Jack H. Royle of Prineville, her son Jack (Randa) H. Royle Jr. of Ledgewood, N.J. and granddaughters McKenzie Royle and Gabriella Royle-Borovsky.
She is preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
There will be a public visitation at Prineville Funeral Home, 199 NE 10th St. in Prineville, OR on Sunday, April 7, 2013 from 2-5 p.m., a funeral service at St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 807 E. 1st St. Prineville, OR on Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11 a.m., and a Celebration of Life at the Elk’s Lodge, 151 N. Main St. Prineville, OR beginning at 2 p.m.
Final Committal will be at Sunset Memorial Park in Twin Falls, Idaho on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 2 p.m.
In Betty's honor the family is asking that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to help support Alzheimer's research. Betty was a member of the Carnation Chapter of Eastern Star and they are organizing the donations.
Please make checks payable to: Carnation Chapter OES. 400 NW Terrace Lane #75. Prineville, OR 97754. In the check memo please note: “Special Projects-Alzheimer's Fund”
Arrangements are in the care of Prineville Funeral Home.
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