Betty Simon learned Facebook to keep in touch with friends
Betty Simon, 86
Posted: Tuesday, May 28, 2013 12:00 am
When a brain tumor left Betty Simon nearly deaf, the octogenarian embraced the Internet as a way of keeping in touch with her friends and family.
“She was a very strong, very resilient woman,” said her son, Curt Simon. “Mom was inspiration to all of us. She had no hearing in her left ear and the right was very diminished, so she taught herself to use Facebook at age 81.
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Tuesday, May 28, 2013 12:00 am.