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Betty Boop Broshears

July 23, 1934 — May 3, 2013

Visitation: Tuesday 2 to 8 PM

Services: Wednesday 11 AM

Betty "Boop" Broshears Betty "Boop" Broshears, 78, of Newburgh, Ind., left this world and moved into her heavenly home Friday afternoon May 3, 2013. It won't be long before she knows everyone there! She had a big huge loving personality with a sweet gentle spirit. She has been known as "Betty Boop" since she was a little girl. Born and raised in Newburgh, she graduated from Newburgh High School in 1952 and was a cheerleader and sang in the glee club. She loved gardening, working in the yard, feeding the birds and anything that pertained to "outside" and "sunshine". She was an avid Tiger Woods fan, and watched every tournament. She was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Chandler, Ind. She loved her family and friends very much and will be missed until we reunite again someday. God Bless you Mom. We Love You. Special thanks to Dr Thomas Waits for being the most compassionate doctor. She loved you very much. She also loved the whole staff at OHA. Thanks to VNA Hospice for all you did to make mom's final days more comfortable. Survivors include daughters, Julie Anderson and Vicki (Mark) Pinnell of Newburgh; sons: Kent (Connie) Broshears, Brian (Shellie) Broshears of Newburgh; ten grandchildren, Aaron (Tiffany) Pinnell of Rancho Cucamonga, Ca., Nathan, Justin, Clint, and Stephen Anderson of Newburgh, Kyle, Evan, Lacey and Matt Broshears of Newburgh, Cody (Dacie) Broshears of Sarasota, Fl; eight great-grandchildren, Christopher, Maddie and Mason Pinnell, Averie, Carlie, Noah and Liam Broshears and Jade Kazi; sisters, Jane Bruce of Evansville and Sandi Kremer of Newburgh; brother, Randy Lance of Evansville. She also leaves behind many loved nieces and nephews. Betty was preceded in death by her husband and high school sweetheart, Thomas Broshears in 2000; mother, Lillian (Barnett) Lance Retter and father, Fred Lance; brothers, Bill Barnett, Ben Lance, Steve Lance, Larry Lance and Danny Lance. Services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Titzer Family Funeral Homes ~ Simpson Chapel, 510 W. Jennings St. Newburgh, Ind. (812) 853-8314. Brother Bobby Chapman will officiate, with burial to follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday May 7, 2013 and Wednesday 10 a.m. to service time at the funeral home. Sympathy wishes to the family may be made at
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