Elizabeth "Betty" Amador

ELIZABETH BETTY AMADOR PORT LAVACA - Elizabeth "Betty" Amador, 83, of Port Lavaca, Texas, passed away on September 20, 2018 in Port Lavaca. Betty was born in Palacios, Texas to Elmer and Ethel Abraham on November 4, 1934. She married Martin Amador on September 3, 1954 at her parent's home in Carancahua, Texas. Betty had many passions throughout her lifetime. Some of these included playing dominos, listening to gospel and old country music, crocheting, swimming, socializing, and spending her time with her family and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; granddaughter, Tori Amador; sister, Lorraine O'Connell; and brother, Robert Abraham. Betty is survived by her daughters, Gina (Bobby) Janis and Patti (Mike) Roeder; son, Martin "Bubba" Amador; sisters, Laverne Zandanel and Sandra Dudley; brothers, Herbert Abraham and Dennis Abraham; grandchildren, Stephanie (Servando) Sanchez, Kristin (Erich) Remlinger, Hunter Roeder, and Cassie (Dustin) Angerstein. She also leaves behind 8 great-grandchildren whom all of which called her Grandma Betty. Visitation will be from 5 PM to 7 PM on Monday, September 24, 2018, at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 10 AM on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home with Pastor Mike Bender of Cowboy Fellowship officiating. Burial will follow at Olivia Community Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Erich Remlinger, Servando Sanchez, Blake Torres, Dustin Angerstein, Arnold Townley, and Mike Boudreaux. Honorary Pallbearer: Hunter Roeder. Memorials may be given to the Olivia Community Center or the Olivia Cemetery Association.


  • Gina and Bobby Janis, Daughter and spouse
  • Patti and Mike Roeder, Daughter and spouse
  • Martin "Bubba) Amador, Son
  • Laverne Zandanel, Sister
  • Sandra Dudley, Sister
  • Herbert Abraham, Brother
  • Dennis Abraham, Brother
  • Stephanie and Servando Sanchez, Grandchild and spouse
  • Kristin and Erich Remlinger, Grandchild and spouse
  • Hunter Roeder, Grandchild
  • Cassie and Dustin Angerstein, Grandchild and spouse
  • Elmer Abraham, Father
  • Ethel Abraham, Mother
  • Martin Amador, Husband
  • Tori Amador, Granddaughter
  • Lorraine O'Connell, Sister
  • Robert Abraham, Brother
  • Grandma Betty also leaves behind to love and remember her eight great-grandchildren.

  • Erich Remlinger
  • Servando Sanchez
  • Blake Torres
  • Dustin Angerstein
  • Arnold Townley
  • Mike Boudreaux
  • Hunter Roeder, Honorary Pallbearer

  • Olivia Community Center
  • Olivia Cemetery Association


  • Visitation Monday, September 24, 2018
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Elizabeth "Betty" Amador

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Janet Abraham

September 24, 2018

Theresa Spong

September 23, 2018

Patti, I am so sorry for your loss. I remember seeing your mom at Judy's home with family celebrations. loved meeting her and getting to know her. HOpe you and the family are all well in this time. Love Theresa Spong

Debbie Elledge

September 22, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. We have such fond memories of Aunt Betty.

Debbie and Dwight

Kristin Remlinger

September 22, 2018