Beatrice
Dickson, Beatrice (Betty) Mae Passed away peacefully in her home in Torrance on Thursday, April 3rd at the age of 95. Betty was born in Morenci, Arizona and moved with her family to Hermosa Beach in 1922. She worked at Metlox and Gladdy McBean Pottery prior to marrying William H. Dickson. They moved to Torrance in 1952 where they raised their four children. Betty and Hector were married 60 years prior to his passing in 2001. Betty is survived by her children: Brenda Dickson of Torrance, Charlotte Noone Power of Fountain Valley, Don Dickson (Jan) of Lake Havasu, AZ, Charlene Yenny (Reed) of Costa Mesa; grandchildren Brett Noone (Amanda) of Phoenix, AZ, Mike Dickson of Downey, Erin Moreno (Joe) of Tucson, AZ, Sarah Peca (Matt) of Costa Mesa, Megan Rankin (Jason) of Laguna Niguel, Dylan Power of Fountain Valley; 5 great-grandchildren; a brother Quayle (Duke) Christian of Sun City; sisters-in-law Jean Christian of Lebanon, TN and Betty H. Dickson of Flower Mound, TX. Services will be held on Tuesday April 15, 2008 at 11:00am, Church of the Brethren, 2761 W 190th St, Redondo Beach. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Church of the Brethren Memorial Fund.

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  1. My sympathy is with Betty’s family. I know how hard it is to say that final good-by. She will certainly be missed on Sunday mornings. I could count on her being in the same place listenng to the music. She even seemed to enjoy hearing us practice. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Ann

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