Betty G. Lynch, 95

Betty G. Lynch, 95, of Wabash, died at 12:43 pm, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash. 

She was born Aug. 9, 1924, in Wabash County to Harry and Mildred (Shepler) Preiser.

Betty married William E. Lynch in Wabash on March  3, 1967; he died Feb. 25, 2008. She was a member of Wabash Christian Church. She was a seamstress and enjoyed making dolls, doll clothing, gardening, and feeding and watching the birds. 

She is survived by two sons, Michael (Ann) Pretorius of Wabash, and Kent (Joanna) Lynch of St. Petersburg, Fla; three grandchildren, Lynn (Bing) Simmers of Fort Wayne, Jeff (Kandi) Pretorius of Yorktown, and Joe (Andrea) Pretorius of Roanoke; four great-grandchildren, Zack and Cade Pretorius of Yorktown, Hadley Simmers of Fort Wayne, and Weston Pretorius of Roanoke. She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Greg Lynch; and her sister, Ruth Howell.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 11, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with David Phillips officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 1 - 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Animal Shelter of Wabash County.

The memorial guest book for Bill may be signed at

Posted on 2019 Sep 10