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Leah Betts (Daffron)

Leah Betts (Daffron)

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09/09/13 07:57 PM #1    

Donna Dovey (Buster)

Leah Virginia Betts Daffron

Leah Daffron passed away peacefully in her home in Mukilteo, Washington, on November 16, 2006, after a three-year struggle with cancer. Leah was born in Tacoma, Washington, on January 2, 1945.

She graduated from Western Washington State College in 1967 with a degree in Education. She began her teaching career in Edmonds, Washington, that same year. Leah spent 30 years teaching elementary school in the Edmonds School District except for a two-year stint on Lopez Island, Washington.

She married Michael J. Daffron in 1971 and they have been residents of Mukilteo ever since. She enjoyed spending time with her family and her many friends and also traveling and reading. Leah was the most caring person one could ever know.

She is survived by her loving husband, Michael; and niece, Cameron Wilson, of Portland, Oregon.

A Funeral Service will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, November 19, 2006, at Beck's Garden Chapel, 405 – 5th Avenue S., Edmonds, private entombment at Acacia Mausoleum in Seattle, Washington.

At her request, memorials may be given to Habitat for Humanity, Planned Parenthood, or the charity of your choice.


Published in The Herald (Everett) from 11/17/2006 - 11/19/2006.

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