Ann Elizabeth Long was born in Los Angeles, California on March 20th 1920. She and her husband Jim married on October 11th 1942 and became residents of El Camino Village in 1952. Known by most as "Betty Long” she was an accomplished artist working mostly in watercolor but enjoyed wood carving and mosaic as well. Betty took pleasure in having her artist friends over to her private art studio every Thursday morning for the last 40 plus years. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who adored her husband, son and grandchildren. Ann Long is survived husband Jim, son James, brother Robert Bertelson, daughter-in-law Elia, and granddaughters Christine Anne and Jennifer Ivy. A memorial service will be held at Rice Mortuary 5310 Torrance Blvd, Torrance California on Monday November 7th at 11:00 AM.

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  1. My cousin, Betty, will long be remembered for her lovely smile, her beautiful red hair, her loving touch and hugs, her cheerful countenance, her love of art and beautiful scenery, and for making me feel so loved.

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