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Bette M. House

Aug. 21, 1936 - Sept. 21, 2019 | Posted: Friday, October 4, 2019 12:26 pm

Bette M. House, 83, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 at her home in Coronado.

She was born Aug. 21, 1936 in Dunkirk, New York to Warren and Dolores Douglas.

A devoted mother and homemaker, Bette was an excellent cook and enjoyed entertaining and socializing with family and friends. 

Bette had an unwavering faith in God and a generous heart to all who knew her. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in El Cajon while raising her six children. Later in life, she attended Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Coronado. She enjoyed traveling and vacationing with her family throughout the world. This even included a religious pilgrimage to the Holy Land, Lourdes, and the Vatican in Rome.

She is survived by her children; David (Julie Ann) House, of Missoula, Montana, Kathy (Tony) DeLeon, of San Diego, Amy (Patrick) Landells, of Nampa, Idaho, Mary (Carlos) Esteve, of Napa, California, Michael (Julie) House, of Paris, and Maggie (Alex) Sauque of Coronado; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and close friends.

Her celebration of life will be on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 655 C Avenue. A luncheon will follow immediately after the mass. Burial will be at 2 p.m. at El Camino Memorial Park in Sorrento Valley.

“I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” 2 Timothy 4:7