Betty J. Youlden age 90 years, passed away May 31, 2013 in Ely, Nevada. She was born May 24, 1923 in Butte, Montana to Edward and Bessie Porter.

Betty was married to Michael Youlden for over 50 years, he preceded her in death. Betty, Michael and their family moved to Ely from Butte, Montana in 1968. She enjoyed cooking and gardening. Betty also loved to fish.

She is survived by her children Patricia (Michael) Sturgeon and Ronald (Loretta) Trevena all of Ely, NV; grandchildren Lori (Randy) Ruesch, Michael (Kelly) Sturgeon, Amber (Lamar) Gardner, Erick (Jackie) Trevena, Ronnie (Heidi) Trevena, Michael Trevena and Ricky (Melisa) Trevena; fourteen great grandchildren. Betty is preceded in death by her husband Michael Youlden, two sons Raymond and Richard Trevena and two brothers Edward Porter and Bruce Binney.

Graveside services were held Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. at the Ely City Cemetery.

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