Elizabeth "Betty" Jane (Reinoehl) King

June 20, 1917November 25, 2018

Elizabeth "Betty" Jane (Reinoehl) King, 101, passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2018. She was born June 20, 1917 in Galion, Ohio, but lived most of her life in Fort Wayne. She graduated North Side High School and attended Wittenberg College, Springfield, Ohio. She and her husband, Robert "Bob" were avid golfers, members of Orchard Ridge Country Club, and spent many winters in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. She also enjoyed sewing and needle work. She is survived by her children, Carolyn Botts and Robert (Melody) King, Jr., both of Fort Wayne; grandchildren, Jason Botts of Fort Wayne, Erik (Julia) Botts of Indianapolis, and Christopher King of Chicago; and great grandchildren, Lauren, Lainey, and Keegan Botts, all of Indianapolis. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1994. There will be no services. Contributions in Betty's memory may be made to Waynedale United Methodist Church Foundation or Heartland Hospice. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the King family.


  • Waynedale United Methodist Church Foundation
  • Heartland Hospice


  • No services or visitation

Elizabeth "Betty" Jane (Reinoehl) King

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Donna Conklin

November 30, 2018

To Carolyn & your family, I was sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I will be praying for you during this time. 💜💜

John Kowalczyk

November 28, 2018

My deepest sympathies to you Carolyn and Robert. I visited your folks many times at their Fort Wayne home, a couple times in Palm Beach Gardens, and many more times in my office. Your Mom was always a gracious hostess and an easy-going client. I will miss her.