Elizabeth R. Meyer, 90


Elizabeth “Bette” Meyer, age 90 years, formerly of Fredonia, passed away on Monday evening, Oct. 14, 2013, at Cedar Bay West Assisted Living in West Bend.

She was born Jan. 8, 1923, in Cedarburg, daughter of John and Elizabeth Hemlock Lennartz. On Dec. 26, 1970, she married Paul Meyer at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church in Cedarburg. He preceded her in death in 1995.

Prior to getting married, Bette worked in the production department office at Doerr Electric Company in Cedarburg. She enjoyed golfing, bowling, gardening, and volunteering at the food pantry until moving to West Bend nine years ago.

She is survived by two sisters Rosemary Erickson of Overland Park, Kansas and Ruth Johnson of Port Washington, as well as many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by two brothers Joseph and John.

A memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, Oct. 19, at 11 a.m. at Divine Savior Parish, St. Rose Chapel in Fredonia, with the Rev. Todd Bude officiating. Inurnment will be in St. Rose Cemetery. Visitation will be at the church on Saturday from 10-11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Cedar Bay West appreciated.

The Eernisse Funeral Home, Port Washington, is assisting the family with arrangements.