HAMPDEN – Charlotte Elizabeth “Betty” Tenney, 91, passed away peacefully Dec. 13, 2013, at a Bangor health care facility surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born March 13, 1922, in Brewer, the daughter of Raymond W. and Charlotte E. (Hawes) Greene.
Betty was a 41 year member and past Matron of the Star in the East Chapter No. 17 and a Grand Representative from Maine to Missouri. She was a faithful and active member of the Hampden Highlands United Methodist Church. Betty will be remembered as a loving mother, sister, aunt, and friend.
Betty is survived by her son, John Tenney Jr. and wife, Kendra, of Eddington; her sister, Margaret Estelle Tenney of Hampden; and several brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, and friends. Betty was predeceased by her husband, John; an infant son; a brother, Raymond Greene; and brother-in-law, Herbert Tenney.
In keeping with Betty’s wishes, interment will be private at Mount Hope Cemetery, Bangor. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Betty’s honor may be made to the Mystic Lodge Building Fund, P.O. Box 23, Hampden, ME 04444. Arrangements entrusted to Hampden-Gilpatrick Funeral Home, 45 Western Ave., Hampden. Messages of condolence and memories may be shared through www.hampdengilpatrick.com.