Elizabeth HornbeckSeptember 7, 2017
Elizabeth “Betty” R. Hornbeck 86, of Binghamton passed away peacefully with her family by her side on September 7, 2017. She is predeacased by her parents George and Ida Raps; husband of 46 years George Hornbeck; infant daughter Melanie Hornbeck; son Daniel Hornbeck. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Darlene and Gino Bucciarelli; granddaughter Giuliana Bucciarelli; step-son Rick Hornbeck and wife Susan; godchildren Heidi and Jonathan Arnold; sister-in-law Lorraine Nowik. Betty was a teachers Aide at Broome Developmental Center where she retired, she was a licensed hairdresser at Tony’s Hair Salon in Binghamton. After retiring, she was a care giver to many through the years. Everyone who knew her, knew her great love of chocolate. Betty loved crocheting, line dancing and she had hundreds of cookbooks, which she loved to read. Her granddaughter Giuliana was her pride and joy, Betty will be dearly missed by all. Visitation will be held at the THOMAS J. SHEA Funeral Home Inc. 137 Robinson St. Binghamton, NY 13904 on Thursday from 4 until 6pm. A Memorial Service will follow at 6pm with Rev. David C. Seaver officiating. Arrangements are with Albert J. DeMarco. Memorial Donations may be made to The Upstate Foundation, Anatomical Gift Program 750 E. Adams St. Syracuse, NY 13210.