Betty L. (Wygant) Cash
August 24, 1931 ~ June 2, 2020
Born in Houston, Texas, the daughter of Walter and Helen Wygant. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Virginia Dietz. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Eugene of Bellevue, NE; son Steven Cash (Patti), St. Petersburg, FL; daughters Cheryl Hughes (Rob), Lexington, VA; and Brenda Dahm (Nathaniel), Kirkwood, MO; grandsons Brian Cash (April), Eric Hughes (Tigan), David Hughes (Heather), Colin Hughes (Deborah) and Logan Dahm; granddaughters Stacey Cannon (Kevin) and Kirsten Hughes, twelve great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Betty was a graduate of Reagan High School, Houston, TX. At age three she began her musical career with a church solo on Christmas 1934. Over the next 80 plus years she has been a vocal soloist; founder, director, and member of various civic and church singing groups; and Girl Scout Leader. In October 2013 she received the Jewel of Bellevue Award, the highest civic honor the city can confer. After her marriage in 1954 she accompanied her husband on a 22 year adventure with the US Air Force.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Midlands Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, First Presbyterian Church, Bellevue, NE or the Bellevue Senior Center.
Memorial Services will be held at a later date.
Inurnment: Omaha National Cemetery