Nov. 24, 1931 - June 22, 2013
WAKARUSA - Betty M. Metzger, 81, of Wakarusa, died at 5:40 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at home.
She was born Nov. 24, 1931, to James T. and Minnie (Stull) Miller in Tennessee.
She married Alvin W. Metzger on July 28, 1950. He died Jan. 24, 2007.
Betty is survived by three daughters, Becky (Ezra) Crist of Goshen, Lois (Curt) Peters of Gettysberg, Ohio, and Gloria (Robert) Riley of Wakarusa; two sons, Russell (Jeanette) Metzger of Goshen and Dan (Debra) Metzger of Mishawaka; three sisters, Marjorie (Kevin) Denlinger of Hollinsburg, Ohio, Mary (Ezra Jr.) Boone of New Madison, Ohio, and Martha Miller of Greenville, Ohio; 23 grandchildren; and 56 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, stepmother Phyllis Miller and brother Lawrence Miller.
Betty was a homemaker. She was a member of Old German Baptist Brethren Church, Goshen.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, June 24, 2013, at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret-Lienhart Funeral Home, Wakarusa. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at Old German Baptist Brethren Church, Goshen. Burial will be in Old German Baptist Brethren Church Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to IU Health Goshen Hospital. Online condolences may be sent at www.rrefh.com.