Born in Oswego, she is the daughter of and the late John F. and Carolyn (Mangnante) Ferlito.
She was a graduate of SUNY Andirondack as a Register Nurse and worked at Oswego Health over 30 years. During that time she worked as a Medical Surgical Nurse Manager. She received her Clinical Certification as a Medical Surgical Specialist from the American Nurses Assoc.
Betsy created the annual nursing seminar and maintained it for 8 years. She also took management courses at SUNY Oswego.
She enjoyed cruising as vacations, dinner theater and her most favorite times were spent with her family.
Surviving are her siblings, Michael (Teresa) Ferlito, of Minetto; John J. Ferlito, of Minetto C. Ferlito, of Oswego; David Ferlito, of Scriba; Anne Ferlito, of Minetto; nieces and nephews, Mike Ferlito Jr., Jaime Ferlito, Erin (Matthew) Welling and Jessica Ferlito; great-nephews, Bailey and Aidehn Welling.
Funeral Services will be held 10a.m. Monday at St. Joseph’s Church. Entombment will follow in Fisher of Souls Mausoleum, St. Peter’s Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held 2-4p.m. Sunday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 West Albany St. Oswego.