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Betty Jean Wozencraft ’51

May 1, 2021, in Cleveland, Ohio.

Betty Jean was born in Portland and majored in math at Reed, where she wrote her thesis, “Arithmetic of Partially-Ordered Sets,” with Prof. Phillip W. Carruth [math 1950–51]. She worked as a defense finance and accounting service financial systems specialist. Predeceased by her husband, John Wozencraft, she is survived by her sister, Sylvia Killman, and her five children: John Wozencraft, Dave Wozencraft, Tom Wozencraft, Jean Ornellas-Wozencraft, and Mary Henderson.

Appeared in Reed magazine: December 2021

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