BETTY O. KNAPP
HAMILTON: Betty O. Knapp, 97, of Lake Rd., passed away Saturday February 2, 2019 at the Presbyterian Home for CNY, New Hartford.
Betty was born July 7, 1921, the daughter of Myron and Mildred Cole Ogden. She was a graduate of Utica Free Academy. She married the late Elmer W. Knapp. She worked in the Fine Arts Department at Colgate University for over 20 years until her retirement. Previously, she was employed by the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute of Utica.
Betty was a member of First Baptist Church of Hamilton. She loved to travel and swim. At the ages of 5 and 88, she swam the entire length of Lake Moraine.
Surviving are her sons, E. William (Kathleen) Knapp of Hamilton and Robert O. (Rebecca) Knapp of FL. She is predeceased by her brother Myron “Tom” Ogden.
Services will be private at the convenience of her family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Homes, Inc., 25 Broad St., Hamilton, NY 13346.