Betty June Jost passed away peacefully at her home in Lodi, CA on December 24, 2016 at the age of 76. She was born in Modesto on January 9, 1940 to Jay B. and Opal Thomas, and grew up in Hughson, CA. She attended the Kaiser School of Nursing in Oakland, graduating in 1960. She worked for 30 years as an RN in Stockton and moved to Lodi in 2009.
Betty is survived by her husband of over 30 years R. Dale Jost MD; daughter Lisa Watts of Stockton, grandson Kairo Watts of Stockton, and grandchildren Jessica Watts of Bend, OR, and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her son Theodore Watts and her parents.
At her request, private services were held. Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home assisted with arrangements.