Betty L. Baldes, passed away February 28, 2013 in Jacksonville, Ore

She was born September 17, 1923 in Placentia, Calif. to Fred and Edith Baldes.

Betty served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

She was an Off Broadway actress and enjoyed painting, gardening, plays in New York and San Francisco, and the piano.

Betty is survived by her sister-in-law, Mary K. Baldeau; dear friends, Kathy and Bob Helms; and family members, Bob Lewis, Renny Holloway, and Skip and Kathy Skeen.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Bill Baldeau and her longtime companion, Richard Heilman.

Memorial contributions may be made to C.A.T.S. in Medford, Ore.

Arrangements handled by Kathy Helms.