Beth Ann Faurote, 58, of Decatur, IN, passed away on Saturday, July 11, 2020, at her residence. She was born in Decatur, IN, on April 5, 1962, the daughter of the late Francis H. “Fritz” and Dorothy J. (Bower) Faurote.
She was a lifelong resident of Decatur and grew up as a parishioner of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. In her youth she attended grade school at St. Joseph Catholic School and then went on to graduate from Bellmont High School, Class of 1980. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Indiana University – Fort Wayne. She had worked at Navistar, as an accountant and also worked as a homemaker.
Beth found great joy in watching her great nieces play softball and watching them dance. She liked barbecues and loved spending time with family and being with all the kids. Beth enjoyed the family feud of the Green Bay Packers vs. the Chicago Bears. She was an avid Notre Dame fan and Bellmont H.S. sports fan, most especially wrestling (it was in her blood)!
Beth is survived by her 2 sons, Max F. (Karin) Hackman of Orlando, FL and Alex A. (Aliya Bond) Hackman of Columbus, OH; 2 brothers; 3 nieces, Brittney (Tony) Heckman, Tiffany (Jeff) Fennig, Emily (Ryne) Johnson; a nephew, Adam (Jessica) Faurote.
A Funeral Liturgy will be held at 5:45 p.m., on Friday, July 17, 2020, at Haggard-Sefton-Hirschy & Zelt Funeral Home, with Father David Ruppert presiding. Visitation will then follow from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Burial will take place next to her mother and father in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery at a later date
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