Betty J. Hedges

February 15, 1945 ‒ October 01, 2017

Galion, Ohio

Betty J. Hedges, 72, of Galion passed away Sunday, October 1, 2017 at Galion Pointe.

Born February 15, 1945 in Galion, she was the daughter of Earl and Dorothy (Hall) Brown. She married Charles R. Hedges on October 4, 1969 and he survives.

She was a graduate of Galion High School in 1964 and attended Grace Point in Galion for the last four years. Betty previously attended the Miracle Meetings Church in Galion. She enjoyed dancing, shopping, sun bathing and especially making people laugh.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by son Eric (Jennifer) Hedges of Galion; daughter Lisa (Carl) Ginter of Galion; grandchildren Alexis, Ashley, Mitchell, Mason, Matthew, Breanna, Carson and Andrew; great-grandchildren Jamee, Donahvin, Ava, Jaxon, Cameron, Marlee and Carter; brothers Steve (Karen) Brown and Bob Brown of Galion and sisters Novella (Gary) Hobson of Bowling Green, Susie Chapman of Galion and Shirley (Roger) Fissel of Galion.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by brother Casto Brown.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833 where services will be held at 11 am. Thursday, October 5, 2017 with Pastor Dave Mahon officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Betty Hedges, and condolences may be made to them at

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  • You were the best mom ever. So glad I spent so much time with you over the years, even after i moved out..I will miss you mommy. My heart breaks!

  • I am so sorry for your loss . Betty was such a Beautiful Lady with a loving , giving personality . She had a little funny character to her also which I loved about her. She loved living life to the fullest 😞 Sending Prayers 🙏🏻

  • Betty will be missed by the staff at Galion Pointe.Prayers to Chuck and family.Her beautiful smile will never be forgotten.

  • Betty is in a better place no more pain for family and her. May God heal your hearts knowning she is with him.

  • I’m so very Sorry to hear about the loss of aunt Betty. My love and prayers are with you all during this difficult time I’m sure grandpa and her parents were so thrilled to see her again! I pray you find peace knowing she is free from the awful disease of Alzheimer’s we will see her again some day.

    Love and prayers

  • To all of the family,

    I’m so sorry for your loss. I’m praying for comfort and peace only God can provide. Betty was an awesome lady. She was always fun and smiling. Her picture is beautiful. This is how I choose to remember her.



  • It’s so hard to have you go Mom but I know you’re in a better place n you’re not suffering anymore. I miss you so much already. You could always make me laugh no matter what I may have been upset about. Until we meet again I love you!!

  • Eric, Chuck & families,

    We’re sorry for your loss. You and your families are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Cherish the memories and remember the laughs.

    Chad & Cathy Cook

  • Alexis and Ashley we are so sorry to read about your Grandmother.She is no longer in pain. Thinking of all of you.

  • So sorry for you loss. We are praying for peace for you even in this trial. We are praying for comfort in knowing that she is with Jesus and the promise of God, the future meeting in Heaven with Him. Your love and testimony is surely seen by others and is a witness to God’s care and love for all who believe in Him.
    We are unable to attend today but you all are in our prayers. Ed and Marilyn Taylor (parents of Jenny Taylor)