The Death of Retiree Betty Belding

With sadness, the college announces the passing of Betty Belding on Sept. 16, 2023, at the age of 90. Betty retired from Williams in 2004 after 22 years in dining services and in the mailroom, where she served as post office supervisor.

Betty was born in North Adams, Mass., and graduated from Drury High School in 1950. Before joining the staff of Williams, she worked for the Department of Environmental Management at the Vietnam Veterans Skating Rink in North Adams.

Betty was predeceased by her husband, Holice, and her daughter, Sally L. Bird. She is survived by two grandsons, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

A funeral will be held on Sept. 29, 2023, at 11 a.m. at All Saints Church in North Adams, with calling hours prior to the service beginning at 9 a.m. at Flynn and Dagnoli Funeral Home. Please see a full obituary for Betty online.

Our thoughts go out to Betty’s family, friends and loved ones.