Betty E. Brack

September 1, 1929November 13, 2013

Betty E. Brack, 84, of Connersville, died Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at her daughter’s residence.

Born September 1, 1929 in Franklin County to Walton and Veola Allen O’Neal, Betty was a 1948 graduate of Springfield High. On May 2, 1948, she was united in marriage to Robert E. Brack at the O’Neal family home. In her leisure time, Betty enjoyed reading, working jigsaw puzzles, music, and especially spending time with her family. She attended First United Methodist Church in the past.

Betty is survived by three children and their spouses: Paul E. Brack and Teresa, of Connersville; Ed Brack and Jeanna of Lawrenceburg; Beth A. Pilgrim and Butch of Connersville; seven grandchildren and their spouses: Gabe Brack of Fishers; Stephanie Gansert and Jim, of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; Jessica Wells and Joe of Connersville; Lyndsey Brack of Lawrenceburg; Dustin Brack, of Jacksonville, FL; Brock Pilgrim and Becky, Erica Gaines, all of Connersville; six great-grandchildren: Dalton, Tyson, and Dylan Brack, Harly Pilgrim, Broady Gaines, Lola Wells; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: her husband; three brothers: Hubert O’Neal, Robert O’Neal, and Chester O’Neal Sr.; three sisters: Irene Aulbach, Edith Bohlander, and Hazel Brack.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, November 18th at Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home, Myers Chapel, Connersville with Pastor Eric Hopkins officiating. Interment will follow in Dale Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 11:00 a.m. till time of service where memorial contributions may be made to Cerebral Palsy or the National Lupus Foundation. For additional information and to send condolences or memories, go to


  • Visitation Monday, November 18, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, November 18, 2013
  • Burial Monday, November 18, 2013

Betty E. Brack

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November 18, 2013

Beth, we are so sorry to hear about your mom's passing. She was a dear, sweet lady and will leave a huge void in your life, I'm sure. Take care. Prayers go out to you and your family.

Debbie and Mike Cooper

Kelly, Tony & Shelby Coats

November 18, 2013

Love & prayers to your family. We loved Betty so very much, her & Bob were the dearest of friends to us as neighbors on Canyon Parkway. We are blessed with many wonderful memories.

Larry Stephenson

November 17, 2013

Your mother was a wonderful lady Beth. Sorry for you loss.
Larry and Charlene Stephenson

Sandie Roberts

November 16, 2013

Sorry to hear of the loss of your dear mother.....she was loved by many.

She was always a lovely and gracious lady.

Sandie Roberts

November 16, 2013

Sorry about your loss!!!
Gregg Dobbs

Jay Grubbs

November 16, 2013

sorry for your loss Beth

Shannon Alvarez

November 16, 2013

Sorry for your loss! This will definitely be a hard holiday season for our family! Love and prayers!
Shannon, Manny, and kids

Heather and Charles Ratz

November 16, 2013

Thinking of all of you at this difficult time.

Betty Gay (York) Fox

November 15, 2013

I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. I remember your mother well from her and your father's close friendship with the Sedams. She was always a lovely lady. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. She will always be alive in your hearts. God bless you all.....


November 15, 2013

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.