1936 — 2020
Elizabeth "Betsy" (DeSantis) Simao, passed away peacefully on February 25th at Upstate Community Hospital. A lifelong resident of Solvay, she and her husband Tony, also took great pleasure in spending time and entertaining at their Cape Vincent, NY and Melbourne, FL homes. In 2018, Betsy moved to Onondaga Hill to live with her daughter and son-in-law, Roseanne and Rick Scrimale, and their children, Nina, Antonio and Nicoletta. Born May 15, 1936, Betsy was the youngest of five children born to Nicholas and Rose (Fiore) DeSantis, and will always be affectionately remembered for her delightful cooking, warm hospitality and kind heart. A graduate of Solvay High School, she worked for NY...