Elizabeth L. (Hilbert) WernerDecember 31, 1938 ~ October 10, 2017 (age 78)
Elizabeth Louise Werner, 78, of Connersville passed away early Tuesday morning, October 10, 2017, at Caroleton Manor.
One of eight children of Albert and Martha Schmidt Hilbert, Betty was born on December 31, 1938, in Connersville. She attended St. Gabriel School and was a lifelong member of St. Gabriel Church where she served as a Eucharistic minister for many years.
On June 11, 1966, Betty married Edward Charles Werner, a native of Oldenburg, Indiana, in St. Gabriel Church. Mr. Werner passed away on April 24, 2017.
A devoted homemaker, Betty enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, sewing, crocheting, needlecraft, and attending to her flower and vegetable gardens. She was a member of Tops Club.
Survivors include two sons, Daniel Joseph (Sherry) Werner and Douglas Paul Werner, all of Connersville; a daughter, Patricia Marie (Marty) Morgan of Connersville; six grandchildren, Charlie Morgan of Connersville, Sarah Werner of Connersville, Christy (Robbie) Wilhelm of Connersville, Emily Werner, Michael Werner and Ashley Werner, all of Connersville; a great-granddaughter, Lillie Shaul of Connersville; four sisters, Patty (Richard) Howard of Martinez, Georgia, Mary Ann Harlan of Connersville, Jenny (James) Amrhein of Clairmont, Indiana, Millie (Gary) Isaacs of Connersville; two brothers, Fred (Mary Alice) Hilbert of Oxford, Ohio, Donald Hilbert of Tulsa, Oklahoma; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents; two stillborn sisters; and a brother, Melvin Hilbert.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 13, 2017, at St. Gabriel Church with Reverend Dustin Boehm officiating. Burial will follow in Dale Cemetery. Rosary will be recited at 9:00 a.m. on Friday with visitation following until the time of Mass.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Parkinson Foundation or St. Gabriel School Endowment Fund. Online condolences can be made anytime at millermosterrobbins.com