Marie E. (Beth) Crisp

Marie E. (Beth) Crisp died June 19, 2015, at the age of 78. She was born Sept. 13, 1936, in Lemoore, to Jim and Ruth Belvail.

In 1967, Mrs. Crisp worked at the Ahwahnee Hills School, teaching ceramics, and later at Sierra Telephone. She moved to San Jose in 1985, where she was employed as a PBX operator for San Jose City College. In 1991, she returned to Oakhurst, working as a CNA for Sierra Meadows Convalescent Hospital, before retiring to help in her husband’s ministry.

She is survived by her husband, Donald Sr., children Rick Sisco and wife Jamie, Laurie Norton and husband Steve, Lisa Faccinto and husband Rick; stepchildren Don Jr., and wife Kelly, Christine Lamb and husband Stan, Kathleen Luna and husband Josue; 12 grandchildren, and one great grandchild.

A graveside service will be held 10 a.m., June 29, at Oakhill Cemetery in Oakhurst. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to Holbrook Indian School, P.O. Box 910, Holbrook, Ariz., 86025-0910.