Betty Jo Blakemore

Jun 15, 1929 - Sep 30, 2011


On September 30, 2011, Betty Jo Blakemore found her eternal peace surrounded by family. Born in 1929 in Youngstown, Ohio, Betty Jo moved to Sacramento in 1948 where she met and married Otto Hodge Blakemore. The two were married for 30 years. In addition to being a devoted mother and wife, Betty Jo had long and successful careers at the Army Depot and Lyon Real Estate. Betty Jo is survived by her only child, Kimarie Blakemore Lyon and her grandsons William Blakemore Lyon and Blake Rixford Lyon. Her universe revolved around her grandsons. She will be greatly missed by her friends and family. A viewing will be held at Harry A. Nauman and Son Land Park Funeral Chapel located at 4041 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento on Wednesday, October 5 from 4:00-7:00 pm. A memorial service will be held at St John’s Lutheran Church, 1701 L Street, Sacramento, on Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 11:00am.
Published in The Sacramento Bee from October 4 to October 5, 2011

Funeral Home:
Harry A. Nauman & Son
4041 Freeport Blvd.
Sacramento, CA
US 95822


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