Betty Jean Hughes, 96, of Corsica, formerly of Warren, passed away on Monday May 2, 2022, in the McKinley Health Center, Brookville, PA.

Betty was born in Alcola PA, Clarion County on June 15, 1925, the daughter of the late Carl Albert and Iva Claire (Bish) Otte. She was a graduate of New Bethlehem High School, a former employee with the former Kresge’s Store in Warren and later for K-Mart. She was a member of Church of Christ, Scandia, where she enjoyed her bible study and reading medical books. Betty also enjoyed hosting card parties.

She married Robert Hughes on September 26, 1946, in New Bethlehem, PA, Robert preceded her in death on May 13, 2004.

Betty is survived by her three children; Carla Smith and husband W. George of Summerville, Richard E. Hughes and his wife Barbara of Summerville, and Kevin C. Hughes of Warren; one grandchild Angela Smith and husband Brian Riddle of Brookville; and one brother Carl Otte of Fairmount City, PA.

In addition to her parents and her husband she was preceded in death by three sisters, Geraldine “Gerry” Smith, Jenny Tudor, and Clare Morrison

Friends may call the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA on Saturday May 7, 2022, from 9:30 to 11:00 am. Funeral services will be held there at 11:00 am with Randy Matheny, Evangelist, officiating. Private Burial will be held in Warren County Memorial Park. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Church of Christ, 2194 Scandia Rd, Warren PA 16365 or Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main Ave. Warren PA 16365, ( Email condolences may be sent to