C. Elizabeth "Betty" Wilhelm, 97, of Norwalk, died Thursday, June 5, 2008, in Norwalk Memorial Home.
She was born Aug. 21, 1910, in Norwalk, daughter of the late Otto and Josephine (Maurer) Metz, and was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church. She was a longtime member of the Alter and Rosary Society, Daughters of Isabella, Firelands Historical Society and a charter member in Friends of the Library.
She is survived by her daughters, Judy (John) Miller of Bellevue and Joan (John Webster) Kehrer of Lakewood, Colo.; sons, Roger (Kathy) Wilhelm of Norwalk and Dean Wilhelm of Alexandria, Va.; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman J. Wilhelm, in 2005; and brothers, Albert and Paul Metz.
Friends may call 2-5 p.m. Sunday in Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 E. Main St., Norwalk; the Rev. David Cirata, associate pastor, will officiate. Burial will follow in St. Paul Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Norwalk Library, Carriage House Activity Fund or Stein Hospice.
Condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com.