Betty Lovejoy is the July Resident of the Month at Fairlawn Haven Retirement Community.
She was born on Jan. 7, 1925, to Max and Ella (Mohr) Waite in Napoleon. She grew up with two brothers, Quentin and William, and one sister, Thelma.
Betty graduated from Napoleon High School.
Betty met Jack Lovejoy when she was in high school. They married on Jan. 19, 1946.
The couple lived most of their married life in Wauseon. Betty was a fulltime, stay-at-home mom. They had four children: three sons, Doug (deceased), Bill, and Robin, and one daughter, Jacalyn “Babs” Pfaff.
Betty liked going to area flea markets and buying antiques. The couple traveled to the western states and Georgia.
Jack died on Dec. 11, 1982.
Betty came to live at Fairlawn Haven on Jan. 18, 2010.