McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

November 25, 2012

Betty L. Silott

Betty L. Silott, 83, of McAlester

From submitted reports
Submitted report

McALESTER — Betty L. Silott, 83, of McAlester, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in McAlester.

A viewing is today from noon to 6 p.m. at the Bishop Funeral Home in McAlester. Graveside funeral services are Monday at 2 p.m. at the Mount Calvary Cemetery in McAlester with the Rev. Jerry Hollaway officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of Bishop Fineral Service of McAlester.

She was born to Leslie and Julia B. (Painter) Hopkins on July 11, 1929, in Pittsburg. She graduated from McAlester High School. She worked at the U.S. Navy Ammunition Depot and then as a secretary for the Pepsi-Cola distributor in McAlester. She also worked in promotional sales, giving samples to customers in retail stores. She had attended St. Joseph Catholic Church in Krebs.

She is survived by her nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Leslie and Bea Hopkins; her first husband, Albert “Buddy” Peccio; a son, John Peccio; brothers, Earl H. Hopkins, Frank Hopkins; sister, Lois Buttrim, and her second husband, Steve Silott.