Betty Frances Wood-Harbeson
Jun 23, 1923 - Sep 5, 2013
Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, a Great one! On the evening of September 5, 2013, Betty Wood-Harbeson passed into eternal life. Betty was born June 23, 1923 in Kansas City, Kansas. Only child of the late Charles Kirsch and the late Edith Bentz Kirsch. A graduate of Bishop Ward HS where she was a majorette. She loved to dance and was a Rockette in NYC. She had a beautiful voice and loved to sing, recording a CD of her favorite tunes at the age of 80. Married in 1943 to Robert Wood she is survived by daughter Pamela Wood Prentiss. After many years as a beautician and salon owner she began a 2nd career as a Realtor in the 80s. Betty remarried in 1981 to Richard Harbeson her husband of 32 years. Dearly missed by her husband Richard, daughter Pamela (Peter deceased), grandchildren Chris Prentiss (Kristen) and Laura Prentiss Rasmussen (Phillip) and great grandaughter Samantha Shea. Betty was a woman of style, grace, humor and kindness. A friend to all she met. Funeral mass 9/24/13 at 1pm, Holy Trinity Catholic Church, EDH.