Betty Orben, 90, life long resident of Milford, PA passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2013 in her home. Betty was born in Highland, NY on November 18, 1922 to George and Nellie Wyckoff. She married Raymond R. Orben, Sr. on March 27, 1943 and he predeceased her in death in 2003. Betty worked as a teller for the Pike Co. Bank retiring in 1985. A devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend she will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Surviving are her sons Raymond (Shirley) Orben, Jr., Gary (Debbie) Orben, Robert (Chris) Orben; grandchildren Beth (Cam) Knox, Rusty (Kim) Orben, Katherine ( Dr. Daniel) Herring, Kayla Orben, Courtney (Mark) DeWine, Robbie (Crystal) Orben; eight great grandchildren; sister Mildred "Moo" Craft. She was predeceased in death by a sister Olive Wright and brother George Wyckoff.
Friends will be received at Stroyan Funeral Home, 405 W. Harford St. Milford, PA (
www.stroyanfuneralhome.com) on March 18, 2013 from 12 to 3 p.m. A Funeral Service will begin at Stroyan Funeral Home on March 18, 2013 at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Linda Hale officiating.In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations may be made to the Milford Fire Dept., P.O. Box 1369 Milford, PA 18337, American Cancer Society Pike Unit, 204 E. Harford St. Milford, PA 18337 or Karen Ann Quinlan Center of Hope Hospice, 99 Sparta Ave., Newton, NJ 07860.