Elizabeth A. Amundsen

July 27, 2022


Elizabeth A. Amundsen, 94, of Shelbourne, VT, formerly of Kingston, NY, died Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at UVM Medical Center.

Born in Kingston, she was a daughter of the late Charles & Mary Lent Alecca. She took pride in her home, family and friends. Betty was an inspirational woman with a kind heart and open mind. Selfless and caring with those she loved.

Betty is survived by her son Craig C. Amundsen of Burlington, VT, her granddaughter, Rachel S. Amundsen and her partner, Austin Whitehill of Burlington, VT, three siblings, Charles Alecca of Kingston, Gloria Schatzel of Port Ewen, Marie McHale of Waltham, MA.

In addition to her parents, Betty was predeceased by her husband of 44 years, Theodore Amundsen, three brothers, Michael, John and Thomas Alecca.

Betty will be reposing at the Simpson-Hammerl Funeral Home, 411 Albany Ave on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 from 4-7 PM.

The funeral procession will form from the funeral home on Wednesday at 11:00 AM.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 12:00 noon at St. Mary’s Church.

Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery.

Simpson-Hammerl Funeral Home is honored to assist the family of Betty with the arrangements.

The family requests that memorial donations be made to St. Catherine of Siena Church, 72 Church St. Shelburne, VT  05482.

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A funeral mass will be held
August 3, 2022

12:00 PM
St. Mary’s Church in Rome, New York
210 W Liberty St, Rome, NY 13440
New York, VT 13440


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