Betty Trescott

Betty Trescott, 98, of Hinsdale, Ill. passed away Nov. 29, 2019.

She was born Betty Lou Peters in 1921, in Bloomfield, Neb., the daughter of August and Beth (Hoyt) Peters. A graduate of the University of Nebraska, she worked in the Pentagon for the Army Signal Corps during the Second World War. 

Betty moved to Hinsdale in 1957 to teach English at Hinsdale Central High School, where she met her future husband and raised her family.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Dwayne Kinney, and her siblings, Jane Peters Steele and Donald Peters. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, F. William; her sons, Thomas (Melissa) and Robert; her sister-in-law, Ruth Peters and Eileen Trescott; her brother-in-nephews; and many loving friends.