Elizabeth “Betty” Ann Ahern of New Orleans passed away on September 19, 2020, at the age of 90. She was preceded in death by her parents James Leo Ahern, Sr. and Anna Christianson Ahern, her sister Clayre Ahern Crook (Walter), and brother James Leo Ahern, Jr. She is survived by her niece Linda Crook Seghers (Myles). Betty was a graduate of St. Mary’s Dominican High School. She retired after 23 years of service from South Central Bell as a directory assistance operator. She also was a volunteer at Mercy Hospital for 18 years and was recognized as a Volunteer of the Year. The family wishes to extend special thanks to the staff of Our Lady of Wisdom nursing home and Notre Dame Hospice. Due to COVID-19, a private graveside service will be held in Greenwood Cemetery.