Elizabeth “Betty” (Hamilton) Copp of Chelmsford, MA
She was married to the late John J. Copp who died Dec. 27, 1971.
Born in 1921, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Catherine Hamilton. She was raised in Somerville and graduated from Somerville High School with the class of 1939.
In her early days, Betty worked for the Town of Arlington.
She was a communicant of St. John the Evangelist Church. Betty enjoyed knitting and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by three daughters, Pauline Lohnes of Dunstable, MA, Mary Ellen and her husband, Walter Riley of Tyngsboro, MA, Jane and her husband, Kevin Witzell of Holliston, MA; a sister, Margaret Lee of Wilmington, MA; seven grandchildren, Lynne and Brenden Lohnes, Michael, Lauren, and Alyson Riley, and Steven and Erin Witzell as well as many nieces and nephews.
She was the grandmother of the late Craig Witzell who died July, 2001 and the sister of the late John Hamilton of Wilmington and Katherine MacMillan of Somerville, MA.
Visiting hours Tues. from 4 to 8P.M. Funeral Wed. 8am from the Dolan Funeral Home with a Mass at 9am at St. John the Evangelist Church, 115 Middlesex Street, N Chelmsford, MA 01863. Burial in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Arlington, MA. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041. Guestbook at www.dolanfuneralhome.com