Betty E. (Seliger) Hlinka

BETTY E. HLINKA (NEE SELIGER) MUNSTER, IN Betty E. Hlinka (nee Seliger), age 90, of Munster, passed away peacefully November 11, 2012. She is survived by her daughter, Joan Hlinka; sister in law, Emily Berry; nephews: Scott (Barb) Seliger and Kelly Seliger; nieces: Patricia (Don) Brall, Pamela Brazil, Holly Seliger, and Sharon Berry; cousins; and dear friends and extended family: Mee SooHoo, Brian, Karen, Erin, and Justin Hott; and companion and good friend, Sue Arteaga. Betty was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph; two sons: Craig and Randal; parents: Frank (Bertha) Seliger; and brother, Vernon Seliger. Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 8601 Harrison Ave., Munster, IN. Burial will follow at Concordia Cemetery, Hammond, IN. Friends are invited to visit with the family on Wednesday from 2:00-5:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home, 3227 Ridge Road, Lansing, IL and Thursday morning at church from 10:30 a.m. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the St. Paul's Lutheran School Beckmann Scholarship Fund or to Hospice of the Calumet Area, 600 Superior Ave., Munster, IN 46321. Betty was a graduate of Purdue University and member of the Alpha XI Delta Sorority. She was a lifelong member of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church where she was active in Ladies Aid, and a member of the building committee.

Funeral Home

Schroeder-Lauer Funeral Home
3227 Ridge Road Lansing, IL 60438

Published in The Times from Nov. 13 to Nov. 14, 2012