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Betty Ella Leu

Betty Ella Leu, age 69, of Delta, Ohio, passed away peacefully, Thursday morning, December 31, 2015 at the Fulton Manor in Wauseon. She was born March 12, 1946 in Jellico, Tennessee to Earnest and Edith (Barnhill) Brooks. Betty married Richard Leu on July 3, 1964.

Betty worked over 20 years as a security guard, most recently for Pinkerton Security. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Delta and loved needlepointing and spending time with her family.

Betty was a devoted mother, sister, grandmother and caretaker. She will be greatly missed by her daughter, Tammy (Martin) Sharp; grandchildren, Gary Zachary and Jessica Sharp; great-grandchildren, Maddylynn, Lillian, Dominic and Daisy Sharp; sister, Lou Ann (Bob) Shelton; brothers, Jim Brooks and Jack (Sandra) Brooks; as well as many nieces and nephews, and faithful four-legged companion, Shadow.

Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Earnest and Edith and husband, Richard.

Visitation will be held Sunday, January 3, 2016 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton (419.826.2631), where funeral services will begin at 5:00 p.m. with Pastor Eric Markovich officiating. Interment will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to Fulton Manor - Activities Fund, 723 S. Shoop Ave., Wauseon, OH 43567.

Residence: Delta, Ohio

Visitation: Sunday, January 3rd from 2 to 5 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton

Funeral Services: Sunday, January 3rd at 5:00 pm in the Funeral Home

Interment: Private

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My prayers and thoughts are with you Tammy. She was a loved sister-in-law. I will miss her smile. but know she is finally at rest.

Sharon Leu Jan 1 2016 12:00 AM

Sending lots of love & prayers to the family. I may be far away, but I am with you in spirit. God bless you all.

Deb Spirithawk Jan 1 2016 12:00 AM

You all have my deepest sympathy. Betty was like a 2nd mother to me growing up. She will be deeply missed. Love you all!

Elaine Wagner Dec 31 2015 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you Tammy, We couldn't have asked for a better friend and neighbor than Betty. She is going to be missed very much.

Dennis Smith Dec 31 2015 12:00 AM

My Love and Prayers to the family in this time of need!

Phyllis Gray Dec 31 2015 12:00 AM

Betty, you will be missed by many people. And you were loved by many also. But you do deserve your rest. I am so glad I got to share your life with you. No one will ever fill your shoes. Please save me a seat in heaven.

Shirley n Mike shuman Dec 31 2015 12:00 AM