Betty J. Kaetzel

SANTA CLAUS — Betty J. Kaetzel, 92, of Santa Claus, died Dec. 26 at Scenic Hills at the Monestary.

She was born June 23, 1929 in Grandview to Jerome and Mamie (Biedenkopf) Neville. She was a longtime member of the Santa Claus United Methodist Church and worked at GE for over 40 years.

She enjoyed reading and spending time with her family.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Herbert in 1987, and three sisters Catherine Shelton, Mary Jane Ellis and Alice Guth.

She is survived by daughter Janet (Michael) Haile of Henderson, Kentucky; grandchildren Gretchen (Joe) Dreiman of Vincennes and Andrew Haile of Louisville, Kentucky; great grandchildren Kayla and Wyatt Dreiman and Tucker Haile; brother Frank Neville of Chrisney; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service is at 10 a.m. CST Friday, Dec. 31, at Fuller Funeral Home in Dale, with burial following in Santa Claus United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Friends may call from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. CST Thursday Dec. 30, at Fuller Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Historic Santa Claus Campground, 16670 N. 625 E. Santa Claus, IN 47579.

Fuller Funeral Home is handling arrangements (