A memorial service for Betty M. Ransom, 70, an active volunteer at St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Orchard Park, will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in F.E. Brown Sons Funeral Home, 6575 E. Quaker St., Orchard Park.
Mrs. Ransom died Wednesday (March 29, 1995) in the Deaconess Center Division of Buffalo General Hospital after a long illness.
Born in Midland, Mich., the former Betty Yeakle was a retailing executive at May Co. in Cleveland and with other nationally known retailers before her marriage.
She moved to the Village of Orchard Park in 1968.
Survivors include her former husband, Daniel G. of Orchard Park, president of the former Hengerer's department stores in Buffalo; a daughter, Melissa Bella of Amherst; a sister, Violet Schmeck of Midland; and a brother, Henry L. Yeakle of Freeland, Mich.