Landscapes 15

Federico "Fred" Betancourt

May 9, 1947 ~ November 19, 2022 (age 75) 75 Years Old
Read more about the life story of Federico "Fred" and share your memory.    


McDuffie County

Mr. Federico “Fred” Betancourt, Jr., 75, Dearing, Georgia, entered into eternal rest on November 19, 2022.

Fred was born in Kingsville, Texas on May 9, 1947, lived most of his life in Altus, Oklahoma, and moved to Dearing, Georgia in 1997.  Fred was retired from the 82nd Aiborne Division of the Army and served during the Vietnam War.  After relocating to McDuffie County, he was employed by McDuffie County until he retired.  He was a member of New Hope Church on Belair Road, loved serving his Lord and Savior and especially loved his family and friends.

Fred was preceded in death by his parents; Federico Betancourt, Sr. and Mary Garcia Betancourt; his beloved wife of 54 years, Mary Jane Betancourt; his siblings, Mary, Robert and Eddie.  His survivors include his daughters, Elva Hutchison and Margaret Kaage (Thomas); his grandchildren, Denise Renee Watkins, Robert Michael Brekke, Tamara Lynn Brekke, Tiffani Marie Kaage, Brenton Thomas Kaage and Elysse Jane Watkins; three great grandchildren;  and sisters, Sylbia Sanchez, Gayla Guerrero.

The family is planning a private memorial service for a later date.

Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Georgia is honored to serve the family of Mr. Federico “Fred” Betancourt, Jr.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Federico "Fred" Betancourt, please visit our floral store.


Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Online Event


In Loving Memory Of

Federico "Fred" Betancourt

May 9, 1947-November 19, 2022

Look inside to read what others have shared

Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in the book.   

You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Federico "Fred" Betancourt

© 2022 Beggs Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility