Betty Jo Bluse, 67, Miami, Indiana, passed away at 12:20 p.m. Sunday, July 16, 2017, at her residence. She was born in Tampa, Florida, on May 16, 1950, the daughter of Thomas and Joan Conover Cable. Betty Jo married Stephen E. Bluse on Dec. 10, 1977, and he survives.
Betty Jo was a member of the Little Flock Ministries of Miami and a 1969 graduate of Maconaquah High School. She was employed as the cafeteria manager at Maconaquah Middle School and Pipe Creek Elementary from 1994 until retirement in 2016.
Surviving in addition to her husband, Stephen, are daughters, Anastasia (Ryan) Kendall, Kokomo, Jennifer Wilson, Peru, and Elizabeth (Ken) Bevington, Kokomo; grandchildren, Emily, Erin, Haidyn, Kamren, Madilyn, Alexander, Olivia, Gwyneth and Kayla; great-grandchildren, James and Matthew; sisters, Tommie Jean Lopez, Kokomo, and Kathryn Dziekan, Pavilion, New York; and brothers, Harvey Cable, Walton, and Tom Cable Jr., Rochester.
A service celebrating the life of Betty Jo Bluse will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at McGrawsville United Methodist Church, 9377 S. 300 East, Amboy, with Pastor Mark Chase officiating. Family and friends will gather from noon to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Eikenberry-Eddy Funeral Home, Peru.
Family and friends may leave a memory or message of condolence by visiting the online obituary at www.eddyfuneralhomes.com.
Published on July 17, 2017