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Betty T. Scantland  of Waterford, November 5 , 2017; Age 91; born April 5, 1926 in Detroit, MI. Daughter of the late Daniel and Lucille Trella; wife of the late George F. Scantland; mother of Barbara J. Scantland and Mark J. Scantland; grandmother of Dylan Scantland; sister of the late Dare (the late Mary) Trella; aunt of Susan (Daryl) Reppuhn, Sally (Paul) Drummond, and Steven Trella; also survived by many great and great-great nieces and nephews. Betty graduated form Algonac High School in 1944 and began working immediately for Michigan Bell. After 12 years she left to raise her family. She married George in October 1948. Betty volunteered in various church programs, including the FISH program and volunteered for many years in the Waterford School system. In1974 she began working as a teacher aide in remedial reading and learning disabled and emotionally impaired classrooms. In 1987 she returned to the corporate world as a receptionist for Cellular One - Airtouch - Verizon Wireless. Betty worked there for 20 years and was forced to retire at the age of 81 when they downsized that position. She continued her volunteering as a receptionist at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital until July 2017. A private family service has been held. Interment White Chapel Memorial Cemetery.

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