Betty Jean Taunton, 93, a longtime resident of Gleneden Beach, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 5, 2022. Betty was born to Alexander and Helen Olson on March 14th, 1929 in Hysham, MT. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vaughn Taunton in 1995, her son Richard Taunton in 2006, and a sister Dorles Masturzo of Fallbrook, CA in 2021.
Betty is survived by her brother Ellis of Nampa, ID, her four children, Nancy Pierce of Kodiak, Craig Taunton of Otter Rock, and Neil and Phil Taunton of Depoe Bay. She also leaves behind seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.