Elisabeth "Betsy" van Duren Gilroy

November 9, 1959



Elisabeth “Betsy” van Duren Gilroy, died August 30, 2016.  She was born in New Rochelle, NY on September 11, 1959, and grew up in Chappaqua, NY.  Betsy graduated from the University of New Hampshire. 

Beloved wife of Joop van Duren; beloved mother of Amanda, Emily and Sander; daughter of Gordon and Elisabeth Gilroy; sister of Scott N. Gilroy; and several nieces and nephews.  She was pre-deceased by a brother, Gordon “Chip” Gilroy.  Betsy was vice president of Summit Packaging Systems, Manchester, NH.  She spent several years in the Netherlands establishing the company there, where she met and married her husband. 

Calling hours will be held from 4 to 7 pm on Friday, September 2, 2016 at Goodwin Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 607 Chestnut Street, Manchester, NH.  Funeral services will be private.  

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.   

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