Elizabeth Ann "Betty" Reid went to be with her Heavenly Father on Sunday January 7. She recently celebrated her 90th birthday.
Betty was born in Redbank, NJ to Harry Giloly and Katherine Carr Giloly. She was the older sister to Phyllis Manzo. She grew up on the family farm, becoming a lover of all things bright and beautiful, all creatures great and small, all things wise and wonderful... (Cecil Frances Alexander).
Betty graduated from New Jersey College for Women, Rutgers University, and received a teaching certificate in 1954.
She married John A.P. Reid, becoming a mother to his 3 girls, Ana Maria, Diana, and Laura. Betty and John's son, John, was born in 1971. Her husband John died in 2002 and Betty moved to San Marcos.
Betty was hardworking and charitable. She was a 14 year volunteer at CTMC. Please send memorials in lieu of flowers to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Hays County Food Bank.