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Gentry, Betty L.

Orrville — Betty L. Gentry, age 78, of Orrville, died Monday, February 14, 2022, at Aultman Hospital in Canton, following a period of declining health.
Betty was born on January 2, 1944, in Wadsworth, Ohio, to the late Oscar and Katherine (Ault) Mellott.
Husband of 50 years, Betty and Joseph were married on June 23, 1971, in Rittman. Joe survives.
She graduated from Wadsworth High School in 1962 and last employed at Dollar Tree in Wooster.
She enjoyed being outdoors, going boating,camping and spending time with her family and four legged children.
Surviving are two sons, Jim Kay of Orrville, and Joseph Gentry of Atlanta, GA; two daughters, Sandy (Tom) Efaw of Orrville, and Carla Gentry of Atlanta, GA; many grandchildren, great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews; one brother, Larry (Judy) Mellott of Orrville; three sisters, Pat (Butch) Scalesi of West Salem, Linda (John) Woodward of Norton, and Robin (Dean) Sands of Wooster; and her beloved dogs, Cooper & Coco.
She was preceded in death by, daughter, Denise Kay, and brother, Ronnie Mellott.
There will be services at a later date.
Auble Funeral Home in Orrville is handling the arrangements. Online registry and expressions of condolence may be made at

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