Elizabeth “Betty” Ann Large

HANCOCK– Elizabeth “Betty” Ann Large, 78, of Suttons Bay, formerly of Hancock, passed away peacefully into the hands of our Lord on Friday evening, June 30, 2017, at Tendercare of Leelanau.

Betty was born February 6, 1939, in Hancock the daughter of Leonard and Irene (Lehto) Johnson. She graduated from Hancock High School and attended the University of Michigan.

Betty was able to spend her final days surrounded by her beloved daughters and sister prior to her passing. She enjoyed traveling, Broadway musicals, playing cards, gardening, her pets, but most of all Betty was a devoted mother and grandmother. Betty was known for her immaculate house and phenomenal cooking in which the aroma of her delectable cinnamon rolls could be smelled over a block away!

She will be remembered for her relentless, dedicated and unwavering love for her family. Grandma Betty’s “The Sky is the Limit” attitude when hosting her loved ones will always be her trademark and missed by all! Betty adored her “little cherubs” and they are comforted knowing she is now safe and at peace in the loving arms of Jesus Christ our Savior.

Betty is survived by her three daughters, Betsey Griffin of Scottsdale, Arizona, Anne Meeler of The Woodlands, Texas, Sarah Boothby of Empire; a sister, Mary Comi of Toronto, Canada; a brother, Bill Johnson of Houghton; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchild.

A family memorial service in Hancock will be announced at a later date. Please see martinson.info for updates on their calendar tab.

Memorials may be directed to: Copper Country Mental Health Services, Assertive Community Treatment Team, 901 W. Memorial Drive, Houghton, MI 49931.

Condolences may be shared with Betty’s family at martinson.info.

Arrangements are with the Martinson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Leelanau.