Elizabeth S. Willinger, 97, of Sandusky, passed away Monday morning at Firelands Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.
Mrs. Willinger graduated from Wilcox Business College in Cleveland. She had been employed at Periodical Publishers and the Erie County Treasurer's Office.
She was a member of St. Stephen's United Church of Christ. She was a Past Matron of Eleanor Chapter 331 of Eastern Star and belonged to the Senior Y Ladies of the YMCA.
She was co-founder of the Erie County Senior Craft Bazaar at Cedar Point.
She is survived by her son, David (Betty) Willinger of Monroeville; three grandchildren, David (Jane) Willinger Jr. of Biloxi, Miss., Brenda (Aaron) Lynn of Springfield, Ohio, and Daniel (Joanne) Willinger of Wakeman, Ohio; andfive great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon Willinger in 1996; and her parents, Edward and Edith (Hasseberg) Mischler.
Private services will be observed. The arrangements were made with Groff Funeral Home, Sandusky.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Erie County Senior Center and/or St. Stephen's United Church of Christ. Condolences may be sent at grofffuneralhomes.com.