Betty J. Leach


Betty J. Leach, 67 of Dorena, Oregon passed away December 20, 2018, from ALS.  She was born May 4th, 1951, in Cottage Grove, OR to Hosea H. and Viola (Lovengood) Woody.  Betty graduated from Cottage Grove High School.  She was employed by the forest service for 10 years in seed improvement.  She was a private in-home care provider then a care manager and  administrator for Magnolia Gardens.  Betty enjoyed spending time with her family, children and grandkids.  She married Vernon Leach on July 13, 1967.  Betty is survived by her loving husband of 51 years, Vern Leach; son Greg Leach, Cottage Grove OR, daughter Michele Blomquist and son Tim Leach, both of Dorena, OR, brothers Wayne, Harold, Merle; sisters Alma, Judy, Mozell, Ella, Rochelle, Jan and Shirley, 10 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. A funeral will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday December 27, 2018 at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel, 123 S 7thStr., Cottage Grove, OR  97424 with burial to follow at Sears Cemetery.  Arrangements in the care of Smith-Lund-Funeral Chapel.

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