Betty B. Fretz, 90 of Hendersonville, died Sunday, March 14, 2010 at Carolina Village Medical Center. Born and raised in Buffalo, NY she was a longtime resident of Barnard, Vermont prior to moving to Hendersonville in 1993. She was the wife of the late Alvin William Fretz who died in 1992.
An active member of St. John in the Wilderness Episcopal Church, she was also active with the Opportunity House, and was a tireless volunteer with several Hendersonville organizations.
Surviving are two sons, Thomas A. Fretz and wife Susan of Columbia, Maryland; Peter B. Fretz and wife Judith of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada; grandchildren Peter C. Fretz, Kristin A. Fretz, Kathleen M. Fretz and Timothy M. Fretz; three great-granddaughters; and two nephews David Gaebel and Robert Gaebel.