North Dighton – Betty-Lou Aghkadian, 76, passed away on September 30, 2017. Betty-Lou grew up in Assonet and worked at Crystal Springs located in Assonet alongside her aunt and owner, Eunice Brayton. Betty-Lou moved to North Dighton after marrying her beloved late husband Zachary Aghkadian in 1966. She worked with Zach in his pet supply business until his death in 1995. Betty-Lou worked as a substitute teacher at Dighton and Palmer River Elementary Schools. Betty-Lou loved working with children, enjoyed traveling and was fond of the water.
Betty-Lou is survived by her sister Brenda Fairhurst of Fall River, Brother and sister-in-law Clayton and Vivian Fairhurst of Berkley, daughter and son-in-law Kim and Rich Gunther, Granddaughters Katarina and Cassandra Gunther of North Dighton.
A memorial service will be held for family and friends at the Rehoboth Congregational Church, 139 Bay State Road, Rehoboth, MA on Saturday October 14, 2017 at 11:00am followed by a gathering in the church hall with refreshments.
Donations in her memory can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Crapo Hathaway Funeral Home Taunton, MA. To light a memorial candle, sign guest book, facility directions go to, www.hathawayfunerals.com or call (508)822-3318.