March 26, 2020
With a passion for farming and the rural life-style, Betty spent her adult life working with her late husband, Donald Bruce, on their family farm near Tekoa, Washington. When not at work, she understood the joy that comes from being with family and friends and loved every minute of a good conversation with good friends.
Betty is survived by a daughter and three sons including: Kathleen Brown and husband Raymond of Spangle, Wash .; Tim Bruce and wife Gail of La Conner, Wash .; Dan Farrell of Cheney, Wash .; and Doug Farrell and wife Diane of St. Maries, Idaho. She was also blessed with 12 grandchildren and an every-increasing number of great-grandchildren.
Betty passed away peacefully at Sacred Heart Hospital in Spokane, Wash., on March 11, 2020. Per her directive, there will be no service. Suggested memorial: The Tekoa School District Scholarship Fund, PO Box 869, Tekoa, WA, 99033. Kramer Funeral Home of Tekoa, Wash., is caring for the family. Online condolences may be left at http://www.kramercares.com.