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GETHIN, Elizabeth "Betsy" (Fedak)

GETHIN, Elizabeth "Betsy" (Fedak)

GETHIN - Elizabeth "Betsy" (Fedak)
63, of Cummaquid, MA, April 7, 2017, from complications of PSP. Intelligent, creative, artistic and thoughtful were among her many qualities. She had a positive influence on everyone that knew her. She is survived by her loving friend and husband of 22 years, Michael Gethin; two stepdaughters Joanne Ward and Kelly Macdonald and five grandchildren. Betsy was the daughter of the late John and Gloria Fedak of Buffalo, NY and leaves four sisters and their partners: Molly and Phil Nelson of San Francisco, Eileen and Tim McCarthy of Williamsville, NY, Margaret and Rich Scherer of Amherst, NY and Monica and Joe Sweeney of Sarasota, FL. She is also survived by her two brothers and their partners: Sean Fedak and Julie Edmister of Naples, FL and David and Kathy Fedak of Williamsville. Raised in Buffalo, Betsy graduated from Boston University (BA/MA) and Lesley College (MS). She was a successful business executive in Information Technology and Human Resources and most enjoyed interior decorating, sewing and fine art. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, May 27 on Cape Cod. In lieu of flowers, a donation in Betsy's name can be made to Mass General Hospital's FTD Unit ( or HopeHealth Philanthropy, 73 Service Rd., East Sandwich, MA 02537. Words of comfort may be made to her family at

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