Betty Jean Zander

Betty Jean Zander passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2009, after a brief illness. Betty and Ed Zander called Medford, Central Point and Shady Cove their home for almost 60 years. Betty worked at Kim's Restaurant in the 1950's and Harry and David in the early 1960's. Betty was born in Kooskia, Idaho, May 14, 1927, and married Edward J. Zander on June 15, 1943, while he was serving in the Army at Camp White. They had four children, Patricia Swenson and Connie Shreeve, who both currently reside in Ft. Worth, Texas; Michael Zander of Medford and Barry Zander who lives in Saginaw, Texas. Betty is buried with Ed, who preceded her in death February 17, 2008, at the V.A. National Cemetery in Dallas, Texas. Survivors include a sister living in Stockton, California, as well as five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. Mom loved her family and friends dearly and will be missed by all.