Betty J. Tenarvitz, age 90, of Wauseon, passed away Tuesday morning, July 8, 2014 at Fulton Manor in Wauseon.
Betty was born in Bloomington, Illinois on January 17, 1924, the daughter of Elmer and Florence (Ong) Seeman. In 1946 she married John Riggs, and he preceded her in death in 1975. In 1978 she married Henry Tenarvitz, and he preceded her in death in 1990. She was a member of St. Caspar Catholic Church in Wauseon.
Surviving is one son, John “Terry” (Theresa) Riggs of Wauseon; step-son, Henry (Mary) Tenarvitz of Suttons Bay, Michigan; step-daughter, Donna (Don) Gayon of East Lansing, Michigan; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; brother, Floyd Seeman and sister, Erma Trent.
Visitation for Betty will be held from 9:30 A.M. until the time of service on Thursday, July 10, 2014 in the Pope John XXIII Room at St. Caspar Catholic Church. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M., with Father David Bruning, officiating. Interment will be held at 2:30 P.M. that afternoon at the Whiteford Union Cemetery, in Lambertville, Michigan. The family requests that memorial contributions be given to the Activity Fund of Fulton Manor. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon has been entrusted with arrangements.