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Betty R. Tenkku, 79
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Betty R. Tenkku, 79, of McMinnville, formerly of Las Vegas, Nev., died Tuesday, Sept. 19 at her residence in McMinnville.
 Betty was born Friday, Sept. 24, 1937 in Fort Gay, W. Va. She was the daughter of the late Lawrence Bellomy and Gladys Ball. She was the wife of Robert Tenkku of McMinnville.
 Betty was survived by her husband of 54 years, Robert Tenkku of McMinnville; one son, Robert Allen Holt of McMinnville; daughter Bonnie C. Terry of McMinnville; brother Larry Bellony and wife Cindy of Las Vegas; sister Sharon King and husband, Lonnie of Painesville, Ohio, grandson Ryan Holt of Las Vegas. Betty was preceded in death by her parents Lawrence and Gladys (Ball) Bellomy and three sisters.
She was cremated per her request and her ashes kept by her family. Online condolences may be made to the family at