---- — BOYNTON BEACH, FLORIDA — Betty Jane Mintzer of Boynton Beach, Fla., formerly of AuSable Forks, N.Y., died peacefully on Friday, August 16, 2013, at home, surrounded by her family. She was born Jan. 25, 1931, in Amsterdam, N.Y., to Ada and Robert Edmonds.
Betty was predeceased by her husband, Lester Mintzer.
She is survived by her children, David Mintzer of Amsterdam, Gary Mintzer of Boynton Beach, Mark Mintzer (Bonnie) and Paul Mintzer (Marilee), both of Vero Beach, Fla.; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and her companion, Joseph (Lefty) Sochurek.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to Vitas-Innovative Hospice Care, 1901 S. Congress Ave., Suite 420, Boynton Beach, FL 33426.
Burial will be held privately at Hagaman Cemetery in Hagaman, N.Y. Arrangements are under the direction of Palm Beach National Chapel in Lake Worth, Fla.