Archive for December 17th, 2008

Funeral For Bettie Page…

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

FUNERAL/MEMORIAL

Bidding Bettie Page farewell

 

Bettie Page funeral

 

The pinup queen, who died Thursday at 85, was remembered at a private service conducted by the Rev. Robert Schuller.

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By Louis Sahagun
Los Angeles Times
December 17, 2008

 

Legendary pinup queen Bettie Page was remembered at a private memorial service Tuesday as a taboo-breaking model who later gave it all up to become a devout Christian — only to reenter the public eye as a sexy trendsetter.

 

“So it is only fitting that her final resting place be here, not far from Marilyn Monroe’s final resting place,” said Mark Roesler, chairman of Indianapolis-based CMG Worldwide, which markets Page’s image, during the rite held at the Pierce Bros. Westwood Village Memorial Park.    (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)

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