On June 21, 2009, BETTY JANE GRISINGER passed away peacefully at her home in New Smyrna Beach, FL, where she has lived since her retirement. She was preceded in death by Ruth C. Glover her friend and companion of 39 years and her father, Howard W. Grisinger. She is survived by her mother, Evelyn Mae Grisinger (95 years of age). Betty was born in Baltimore, May 6, 1939. She was a graduate of Eastern High School (1957), Towson State Teachers College, BS; and Johns Hopkins University, MS. Betty was an educator in the Baltimore County School System for 24 years. She was an avid golfer, boater, sports fan and work cruise traveler. She is also survived by many dear and loving friends and neighbors and her two wonderful Dachshunds, Doty and Molly and her devoted caretaker Sue Appleby. Many thanks to all who cared for Betty with loving support and concern; especially Vitas Hospice Care of Ormond Beach, Florida. "God saw Betty Grisinger getting tired, a cure not meant to be, so HE put his arms around her and whispered-come with ME". A memorial service will be held at a later date. Donations can be made in her memory to ASPCA or Vitas Hospice Care.