Anna Faria Bettencourt

June 28, 1932January 22, 2018

Anna Faria Bettencourt, age 85, of Escalon, California passed away on Monday, January 22, 2018. Anna was born June 28, 1932 in Pedro Miguel, Faial, Açores to Anna Nunes and Joaoquim Luis Faria.

Anna is survived by: daughter Maria Fatima Azevedo of Escalon; daughter Olga Keith of Manteca; sister Maria Gaspar of Faial, Açores; sister Eduina Dias of Faial, Açores; brother Manuel Faria and his wife Fatima of Escalon; and brother Antonio de Faeia of Rhode Island. Mrs. Bettencourt also leaves behind seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren to honor her memory.

Anna was preceded in death by: her husband Salvador Duarte Bettencourt in 2014; her son Joe Alberto Bettencourt in 1979; three brothers; and her parents Anna Nunes and Joaoquim Luis Faria.

She was a dedicated parishioner of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Escalon and a member of F.E.S.M. Hall in Manteca as well as S.P.R.S.I. in Manteca.

A visitation for Mrs. Anna Faria Bettencourt will occur from 2:00 to 5:00 PM on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Whitehurst-Norton-Dias Funeral Service: 286 W. Main Street, Turlock, California. During the visitation a rosary will be offered at 4:00 PM.

A funeral mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, February 12, 2018 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church: 19399 CA-120, Escalon, California. Mrs. Bettencourt will be laid to rest at St. John's Catholic Cemetery: 17871 Carrolton Road, Escalon, California.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Bettencourt family.

Services are under the direction of Whitehurst-Norton-Dias Funeral Service (FD504) in Turlock, California.



  • Visitation

    Sunday, February 11, 2018

  • Recitation of the Rosary

    Sunday, February 11, 2018

  • Funeral Mass

    Monday, February 12, 2018


  • Interment


Anna Faria Bettencourt

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January 24, 2018

Bettencourt Family~ Sorry for your loss, may she rest in peace!
Daveiga Family~ Escalon Ca.

Aldina and Jose Santos

January 23, 2018

Our condolences to you and your family during this difficult time. May your mother rest in eternal peace.

Whitehurst Norton & Dias Funeral Service

January 22, 2018

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.