- About Us
Betty (Duke) McIlrathSeptember 11, 2017
On September 11, 2017, Betty (Duke) McIlrath, age 88, of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, beloved wife of James “Jim” McIlrath; stepmother; loving aunt and grandmother passed away after a long and strong battle with heart disease.
Lover of life, Betty led a full life of travel, golf and bridge she shared with her beloved husband Jim McIlrath. She was a skilled, competitive bridge player, savvy businesswoman and golfer. She loved the beach, hunting for shark’s teeth, gardening and growing orchids.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in memory of Mrs. Betty (Duke) McIlrath can be made to Mayo Clinic of Florida in the areas of cardiology and/or hematology. Memorials can be made online at: https://philanthropy.mayoclinic.org/donateMC or mailed to: Department of Development, Mayo Clinic, 4550 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224.