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Maureen Elizabeth Bettini

Funeral Information

Home: Madera, CA
Date of Death: July 26, 2008
Place of Birth: Fresno, CA
Birthdate: November 1, 1952
Age: 55
Funeral Service: Friday, August 1, 2008 9:00 AM St. Joachim Catholic Church, Madera, CA
Visitation: Thursday, July 31, 2008 2:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Jay Chapel, Madera, CA
Interment: Calvary Cemetery, Madera, CA


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Maureen Bettini

Maureen Elizabeth Bettini, age 55, a resident of Madera, passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2008, in a Madera Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer. Maureen was born on November 1, 1952 in Fresno, California to Nancy Tracy Haynes and Douglas Wilburn Haynes, later to move to Madera at the age of 5. Maureen attended Madera High School and also Fresno High School. She married Jim Bettini on May 8, 1971 and they shared 37 years of marriage together. Maureen over the years worked at the Bettini familys former Grand Central Market grocery store, and at the United Vintners plant in Madera. She later owned and operated Interiors by Maureen for 15 years. The Bettini family are devoted members of St. Joachims Catholic Church in Madera where Maureen was actively involved in many ministries of the parish, including serving as a Eucharistic minister for 8 years and was a religious education instructor for 15 years in addition to being a teachers aide for the parochial school of the parish for 8 years. Maureen was also a member of the Italian Catholic Federation (I.C.F.), and The Young Ladies Institute (Y.L.I.) of the parish. In her leisure time Maureen cnjoyed riding her Harley Davidson motorcycle and traveling on Sunday rides with friends to the Mountains.

In addition to her husband Jim, Maureen is survived by her mother Nancy Haynes of Oakhurst, Ca, her children, Tina Marie Boggs of Fresno, Ca, Jason James Bettini and his wife Katie of Fresno, Tiphanie Ann Bettini of Madera, and Dominic Alfonso Bettini of Madera, Ca.. She is the sister of Joe Haynes of New York, Luke Haynes of Madera, Ca. Michael Haynes of Oakhurst, Ca, John Haynes, of Oakhurst, Ca, Matthew Haynes of Fresno, Ca, Patricia Trower of Oakhurst, Ca, Stephanie Ignaitas of Fairfield, Ca, and Geraldine Cardoza of Madera, Ca. She is the beloved grandmother of Brittany, Rochelle, Darshawn, Noah, Gabriel, Siena, Rossi and Dominic Alfonso II.

Visitation will be Thursday, July 31, 2008 from 2 to 7 PM in Jay Chapel with a vigil service following at 7 PM in Jay Chapel, Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on
Friday, August 1, 2008 at 9 AM in St. Joachims Catholic Church in Madera. Entombment will follow in Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum.

Remembrances may be made to St. Joachims Church Building Fund, 401 West 5th Street, Madera, Ca. 93637.