Betty Mary Croal, 81, of New Milford, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011, at home.

She was the wife of the late Harry James Croal Jr.

Mrs. Croal was born February 9, 1930 in Norwalk, daughter of the late John and Ann Ulman Cheh.

She is survived by a son, Brian James Croal of Watertown; two daughters, Linda Ann Padula and her husband, Joseph L. Padula Jr. of Bethel, and Aldrena Belcher of Shelton; and one grandchild, Alissa Stephani Belcher.

A private funeral service was planned at the Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge Street in New Milford and a private burial was set at St. John's Cemetery in Norwalk.

Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 372 Danbury Road, Wilton CT 06897.