Larry Betts born into Heaven on February 17, 2022 in Columbus, Ohio. Born on March 12, 1949 to Charles Kenneth and Betty Jane Betts. Graduated in 1967 from Linden McKinley High School. Received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Columbus College of Art and Design in 1979, the 100th anniversary of CCAD. Graphic Designer at Franklin International for 42 years. Served as Radio Operator in the United States Army from 1969-1971 and received the National Defense Service medal. Member of Central College Presbyterian Church. Member of Blendon Lodge 339.
In his free time, Larry was an avid golfer, an amazing cook, and was immaculate when it came to landscaping his property.
Preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, and many other family members. Survived by his beloved wife of 49 years Pam Betts, daughter and son-in-law Heidi and Scott Spiers (Allison and Morgan), son Eric Betts and Amanda Kelley (Phoenix), sister Carole and Roger Pearson, several nieces and nephews, 92 year old Aunt Luella Weber, many cousins and friends.
Private family services at Central College Presbyterian Church with Celebration of His Life will be held at a later date.
Interment at Blendon Central Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made online to Columbus College of Art and Design at BIT.LY/GivetoCCAD or by mail to: Columbus College of Art and Design, Attention: Development, 60 Cleveland Ave., Columbus, OH 43215