Bethany Faust, 45
LACONIA — Bethany Jayne Faust, 45, of 133 Valley St., Lakeport, died at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon on Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014.
Bethany was born Aug. 1, 1969, in Laconia, the daughter of William and Georgeanne (Rigby) Lewis.
She had been employed at Lakes Region Greyhound Track in Belmont.
Bethany was a loving daughter and mother. She loved flowers, gardening, art and photography. She was truly a caring and giving person and full of love.
Survivors include her father and stepmother, William and Sandra Lewis, of Laconia; her son, William R. 'Billy" Faust III, of Laconia; her companion, Jay Stewart, also of Laconia; four sisters, Doreen French of Northfield, Debbie Cutting of Boscawen, Rondi Reed of Belmont, and Tracey Dawes of Canterbury; and nephews and nieces.
She was predeceased by her husband, William Faust; her infant daughter, Brittany Faust; her mother, Georgeanne Lewis; and a sister, Donna
There will be no calling hours. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at 10 a.m. at the family lot in Union Cemetery, Academy Street, Laconia. The family encourages guests to come dressed casual.
For those who wish, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to the Laconia Salvation Army, 177 Union Ave., Laconia, NH 03246, or to any local food pantry.
Wilkinson-Beane-Simoneau-Paquette Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant St., Laconia, is assisting the family with the arrangements. For more information and to view an online memorial go to www.wilkinsonbeane.com.