Elizabeth Mary “Betty” (Fulton) Hoag
Elizabeth Mary “Betty” (Fulton) Hoag, 91, of Mt Lebanon, PA, formerly of Upper St. Clair, passed away on Saturday, January 30, 2016, surrounded by her loving family at her home.
Betty was the loving wife of 65 years to the late William R. Hoag. Beloved mother of William Jr., Robert (Catherine) II, Thomas (Judy), Richard (Carole), & Michael (Susan); cherished grandmother of Robert III (Kate), Christine, Theodore (Elissa), Ava, Marra, Bethany Salmen (Kenneth), Caroline, Kimberly, Megan, Amy & Wade; Caring great-grandmother of Robert IV, Starla, Natalie Salmen & Theo; devoted and loving sister-in-law to Mary Alice Harrison and the late Edith Hires-Siegfried and Catherine “Sissy” McGowan; also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Betty was known for her resilient compassion and constant dedication; most importantly to her husband, Bill. She was a lifelong member at South Hills Country Club, a member of 21st Century Club and Women’s Western Golf Association. “Steady” Betty was an avid golfer and proudly accomplished 2 hole-in-ones during her golf career. In her lifetime, she enjoyed traveling, crafting with her granddaughters, taking pictures of her family and spending time on Sanibel Island, Florida. She will be remembered by her unique sense of humor, love of New Jersey Shore saltwater taffy, unwavering generosity and her stunning elegance and classic beauty. “Use your voice for kindness, yours ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth, and your heart for love” Unknown.
Memorial contributions may be made to “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society P.O. Box 565, Sanibel Island, Florida 33957.
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