Betty-Jo Earnest, 66, of Hamilton, formerly of Levittown, PA, passed away on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at her home, following a long battle with kidney disease.
She was born in Mineola on March 4, 1949 a daughter of the late Joseph and Betty Falkenstein Trotta. Betty-Jo graduated from Neshaniny High School, Langhorne, PA. On August 19, 1967 in Levittown, PA she married Willett “Bill” Earnest.
She had worked for Gray Nuns of the Secrete Heart, Yardley, PA as a dietician and later as a Nanny until her retirement.
She was a member of St. Mary’s Church, Hamilton and the Village Quilters. She was an avid photographer and in her younger years enjoyed dance roller skating and was Pennsylvania State Champion.
Surviving are her husband Bill, a son and daughter in law, William Erik and Faithe Earnest of Levittown, PA; a daughter and son in law, Elisa and Aaron Robertson of Hamilton, a brother and sister in law, Robert and Jean Trotta of Levittown, PA; grandchildren, Nathan Cory Stradling, Alexander Joseph Earnest, Quinn Erik Robertson, Ava Jae Robertson and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 10:00 from St. Mary’s Church, Wylie St., Hamilton. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family.
Contributions in Betty-Jo’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105