Betty A. (Weckman) Padgett
September 2, 1944 – December 29, 2018
Betty A. (Weckman) Padgett, 74 years of age, died Saturday December 29, 2018. She was a Registered Nurse at Kosair Childrens Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky for several years and retired after serving with the Kentucky Commission for Children with Special Healthcare Needs. She was born September 2, 1944, in Louisville, Kentucky to the late Eugene A. and Marie (Steinmetz) Weckman. Betty was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and served as a volunteer with “In Heavens Eyes” at her church. She was also a member of the St. Anthony Nursing Alumni Association in Louisville, KY. She will be fondly remembered and missed by her family and friends.
Survivors include three children, Laura Schmidt (Tom), Beth Shireman (Scott), and Robb Padgett (Carlotta); 8 grandchildren, Avery and Keaton Walts, Collin and Dane Schmidt, Matthew and Mason Shireman, Logan Hanger and Billie Padgett; 5 siblings, Bill Weckman (Judy), Don Weckman (Ruth), Ron Weckman (Carol), Mary Jean Weckman and Bob Weckman (Carol); also many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 2nd, from 1:00 pm until 8:00 pm and Thursday after 9:00 am at Kraft Funeral Service, 708 E. Spring Street, New Albany, Indiana. Her Funeral Liturgy will be held at 11:30 am Thursday, January 3, 2019 at Holy Family Catholic Church, 129 W. Daisy Lane, New Albany with burial to follow in Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery in New Albany.
Expressions of sympathy in her memory may be made to Holy Family Church or “In Heavens Eyes” in care of her church.
Online condolences may be made to: www.kraftfuneralservice.net.
- Laura (Tom) Schmidt, Daughter
- Beth (Scott) Shireman, Daughter
- Robb (Carlotta) Padgett, Son
- Bill (Judy) Weckman, Brother
- Don (Ruth) Weckman, Brother
- Ron (Carol) Weckman, Brother
- Mary Jean Weckman, Sister
- Bob (Carol) Weckman, Brother
- Eugne and Marie Weckman, Parents
Grandchildren: Avery and Keaton Walts, Collin and Dane Schmidt, Matthew and Mason Shireman, Logan Hanger, and Billie Padgett.
Also, many nieces and nephews.
Holy Family Catholic Church
129 W. Daisy Lane, New Albany, Indiana 47150
In Heavens Eyes
c/o Holy Family Catholic Church 129 W. Daisy Lane , New Albany, Indiana 47150
- Visitation Wednesday, January 2, 2019
- Funeral Mass Thursday, January 3, 2019
Betty A. (Weckman) Padgett
January 14, 2019
I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Betty Padgett. I worked with Betty for many years at the Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs. She was always compassionate toward the families and worked hard to meet their needs. She was always pleasant and helpful as a coworker.