Betty Lee Knight

June 17, 1955November 5, 2012

Betty Lee Knight, 57, of Mesa, Arizona, passed away on November 5, 2012. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, to Dallas and Lorna Ruth (McGuire) Spiller, Betty arrived on June 17, 1955.

Betty is survived by her husband of 34 years, Robert; son, William Knight; daughter; Sandra Knight; mother, Ruth Smith; brothers, William Spiller, Michael Spiller, and Robert Spiller; and granddaughter, Ivy. She is preceded in death by her father, Dallas Spiller.

Betty worked as a nurse in ICU at the Veteran’s Administration Hospital. In her spare time, Betty enjoyed scrapbooking.

Private services will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Mariposa Gardens Memorial Park and Funeral Care, 400 South Power Road, Mesa, Arizona 85206. Please leave a tribute to Betty on the family's website at


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Ron & Pat Carpenter

November 11, 2012

Bob and family,Pat and I are very sorry to hear of your loss,God bless you
and your family in this time of sorrow.

Ron & Patricia Carpenter

November 11, 2012

Bob and family, we are saddened by your loss . Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God bless.
Jeff and sonya cathey

bob spiller

November 11, 2012

may we all be at peace that we have been blessed to have betty in are lives. she has taught me the true meanig of careing for someone more then myself. i have become a honorable man thanks to her. i thank god i was able to thank her .thank you bob for being the best part of her life we love you and thank you for making her happy. betty rest in peace love you .

Fred & Charlene Schabowski

November 10, 2012

Ruth and Family, we don't know how to heal your pain, but we wish we could. Please know that you are in our prayers, and if there is anything we can do.

marge rhodes

November 9, 2012

i am honored that i was able to meet her. for the short amount of time i was in arizona she was on my mind. she will be missed.

Cassandra & Jim McCleary

November 8, 2012

Bob,Sandra,William,Ivy,Ruth,Bob,Mike,and all family members.

You are all in our thoughts and prayers. We are all very saddened by her passing but at the same time we know she is not suffering. If there is anything we can do please call us. We love you all and are going to miss Betty terribly. God Bless You.

Sally & Kevin Walsh

November 8, 2012

Bob and family, we are so sorry for your loss. Betty was a generous, caring and thoughtful person and will be missed by many. May your memories help you get through this difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers, let us know if there is anything we can do for you.

Patricia Shaw-Spiller

November 8, 2012

Betty,you are and always will be an inspiration to me and all those who have had the fortune to meet you! We will miss you dearly! We love you..

November 8, 2012

Bob may god bless you and comfort you in the times your friend Danny Farrow

November 7, 2012

Bob and Family, I am sorry for your loss and will include you in my prayers. May God bring you peace in your time of sadness. Denise Maurer (Huntsville, AL)