PRINCETON — Betty J. Schultheis, 91, of Princeton, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at the Golden Living Center Woodland in Newburgh.

She was born May 30, 1927, in Princeton to Jesse and Lena Hall Powers. She lived in Princeton all her life and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Princeton. She was also a member of the Daughters of Isabelle.

She is survived by her three children, Frances (Lonnie) Greenwell of Princeton, Rose Pearson of Newburgh and Paul Schultheis of Newburgh; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; several great-great grandchildren; three sisters, Leva White of Florida, Mary Sisk and Nora Sisk both of Princeton.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Theodore Schultheis in 1995; two sons, Charles and Bob Schultheis; two brothers, Jack and Jessie Powers; and two sisters, Ailene Bryant and Liza Brock.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with Father Brian Emmick officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Princeton. Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday at the Colvin Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Joseph Catholic Church or Salvation Army. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Colvin Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Schultheis. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a candle in memory of Betty at

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