M. Austin Betz

M. Austin Betz, 76, of Tempe, Ariz. (formerly of Howard), passed away on June 8, 2016.

He was born in Lock Haven, to the late M. Harold Betz and Ruth Lucas Betz on Dec. 25, 1939. He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Sarah Alice Betz and Nancy Ellen Betz.

He was the last of his immediate family. He received his Bachelors Degree from Lock Haven State Teachers College, a masters from Penn State University, his Master of Arts from Brown University, his Master of Arts in Math & Statistics from the University of Ill., which was followed by his doctorate from the University of Ill. He retired from Arizona State University in 1999 as a college professor.

Surviving are his Aunt, Lois Betz and cousins, Barbie Bair and Bonnie Rossman.

Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Schenk’s Cemetery, Howard.

Donations in memory of Austin can be made to the charity of your choice.

M. Austin Betz

M. Austin Betz, 76, Tempe, Ariz. (formerly of Howard), passed away on June 8, 2016.

He was born in Lock Haven to the late M. Harold Betz and Ruth Lucas Betz on Dec. 25, 1939. He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Sarah Alice Betz and Nancy Ellen Betz.

He was the last of his immediate family. He received his Bachelor’s Degree from Lock Haven State Teachers College, his Master of Arts from Brown University, and his Master of Arts in Math & Statistics from the University of Illinois. He retired from Arizona State University in 1999 as a college professor.

Surviving are his aunt, Lois Betz and cousins, Barbie Bair and Bonnie Rossman.

Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Schenk’s Cemetery, Howard.

Donations in memory of Austin can be made to the charity of your choice.