Bettie Jane Andreu
January 24, 1932 - August 3, 2017
BETTIE J. ANDREU
Bettie J. Andreu, 85, of Palatka passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center in Palatka following an extended illness.
Bettie was born in Titans Corner, Virginia. Coming from Alexandria, VA, Bettie had been a resident of St. Augustine from 1962 until 2004, when she moved to Palatka. She had worked for many years at the former Junior Shop on St. George St. in St. Augustine. She never drove a car so she walked to work every day from Oneida St. Her family and her work were her life. She loved her cat, Bambi.
Preceding her in death were her husbands, Lawrence H. Mayer and Freddie Andreu (who had been her neighbor and had courted her for 14 years before they married); a granddaughter, Candy Stewart; six brothers, Harry T. Rollison, Robert N. Rollison, John G. Rollison, Hartley H. Rollison, Frank D. Rollison and Walter S. Rollison; and three sisters, Rose Ella Bird, Laura Belle Holbrook and Velva Lee Rollison.
Surviving are four sons and daughters-in-law, Larry Mayer of Bardin, John and Bonnie Mayer of Edinburgh, IN, Paul and Maria Mayer of Palatka, and James and Vicki Mayer of Palatka; a daughter and son-in-law, Rosemary and Jarah Goodge of Orlando; ten grandchildren, Angela Johnson of Bardin, Stacy Funkhouser, Elizabeth Burton and John Mayer, Jr., all of Edinburgh, IN, Erica Watson of Palatka, Ali Martin of Palatka, Ciara Mayer of Gainesville, Cole Mayer of Palatka, Bobby Stewart of Atlanta, GA, and Larry Sanders of Orlando; seven great grandchildren; eight great great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Private memorial services will be at a later date.
Memorial gifts may be sent to Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center, 6400 St. Johns Ave., Palatka, FL 32177. Friends may sign her online register at www.themastersfuneraalhomes.com.
Masters Funeral Home of Palatka is in charge of arrangements.