Elizabeth ‘Bette’ Barth, 93
Jan. 24, 1922 -- Feb. 16, 2015
Elizabeth “Bette” Barth of Cedarburg was called by Our Lord on Feb. 16, 2015, at the age of 93, from Aurora Medical Center in Grafton. Bette was born in Milwaukee on Jan. 24, 1922, the daughter of Paul and Catherine (nee Naitzer) Lecher. Bette was united in marriage on May 24, 1941, to Kermit V.
Barth. Bette was a member of St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church since 1956. For over 40 years, Bette did custom sewing for many people and also taught drapery making at MATC for over 10 years.
Besides sewing, Bette enjoyed cooking and gardening, but most importantly spending time with her loving family.
Bette is survived by her children, Carol (John) Parker, Jerilynn (Thomas) Johnson, Denise (Patrick) Morison and Kim Albrecht; loving grandma of John (Kristie) Parker, Jody (Gary) Cardarelle, Daniel (Sarah) Parker, Jessie (Tracy) Johnson, Jeff (Lisa) Johnson, Joe (Meg) Johnson, Trenton Totero; Kiel, Jaylyne and Caitlyn Morison; great-grandchildren Jared, Hunter and Weston Parker; Beckett, Quinn, Calla, Addison and Grace Johnson; sister of Caroline Lecher and Evelyn Guttmann.
Further survived by other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by her parents, her husband and her brothers, Robert and Paul.
Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, at 5 p.m. at St. Francis Borgia South Catholic Church, W44 N6055 Hamilton Road, Cedarburg. Interment at Lumen Christi Cemetery, Mequon. Visitation will be at the church on Friday from 3 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church are appreciated.