Betty Lou Veley

September 12, 1923 ‒ March 03, 2011

Marysville, Ohio

Betty Lou Veley, 87, of Marysville passed away early Thursday morning March 3, 2011 at Grady Memorial Hospital. She was born September 12, 1923 in Union County to William J. and Ollie (Tossey) Neill. Prior to having children, she had worked for Ranco Controls in Delaware and Plain City. She attended Bellpoint United Methodist Church and was a life member of the VFW Post #3320 Auxillary of Marysville and the Ex-POW Chapter 1 of Columbus. She enjoyed spending time with her family and also taking care of foster children over the years that came from the Children’s Home. In her later years, she enjoyed wintering in Webster, Florida with her husband. She is survived by her husband of almost 65 years, Raymond Sheets Veley, whom she married on March 17, 1946. Also surviving are 2 daughters, Cheri Gregory of Marysville and Debbie (Danny) Snyder of New Dover; grandson, Dan Wampler of Marysville; 2 brothers, Robert (Dorothy) Neill of East Liberty and Richard (Norma) Neill of Marysville; numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by 3 brothers Clarence, Merle, and Floyd Neill and 4 sisters Violet Fawcett, Lucille Clark, Mary Meyers, and Ruth Ackerman. The family will receive friends on Sunday March 6th from 2 – 5 pm and on Monday March 7th from 10:00 am until time of funeral services at 11:00 am at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, Delaware. Burial will follow in Marlboro Cemetery. To share a memory of Betty or to offer condolences to the family, please visit