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Elizabeth (Betty) Hines

Brownsville, Vt. — Elizabeth (Betty) Hines, 91, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at Springfield Rehab and Nursing Home. She was born in Buffalo, N.Y., on April 12, 1922.

She was married for 68 years to Leon (Bob) Hines. They met on a blind date and dated for four years prior to their marriage.

She was predeceased by her husband, Leon R. Hines; and her daughter, Sandra L. Mason. She is survived by her daughter, Susan Hines of Brownsville; her grandsons, Jon and Robert Mason, and their spouses, Melissa and Karen; great-grandchildren, Reagan, Ian, Saorla and Caoilinn; and her brother-in-law, Kenneth Hines.

Betty was loved by anyone she came in contact with. Special thanks to all of her caregivers for their compassion and care for Betty.

There will be no services at this time. At a later date, a private family service will be held to scatter her ashes with those of Bob’s, her late husband.