EVART — Betty J. Vanderhoef, 92, of Evart, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday July 17, 2016, at her home in Osceola Township.
Mrs. Vanderhoef was born on April 4, 1924, in Hersey Township in Osceola County, to L.J. and Rena Melissa (Cornell) Baumgardner. She married David A. Vanderhoef on Sept. 28, 1944, and he preceded her in death in 2006. Betty was a lifelong Evart area resident. She was an excellent cook who loved being around her family and enjoyed watching birds, especially cardinals and hummingbirds.