FREMONT - Betty M. Zahn, 92, of Fremont, passed away Friday, March 29, 2013, at Valley View Healthcare Center, in Fremont.
Betty was born on Aug. 16, 1920, in Sandusky, to Harry and Dorthea (Reinke) Lynn. She graduated from Sandusky High School in 1940. On June 6, 1942, Betty married Robert D. Zahn.
Betty is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Jadlynne and Stan Moyer, of Fremont; granddaughter, Kristine (Will) Halsey, of North Olmstead; great-grandson, Ryan Halsey; sister, Mary Armstrong, of Sandusky; sister-in-law, Evelyn Lynn, of Sandusky; and many nieces and nephews. She was also loved and known as "Grandma Betty" to her special boys, Jackson, Lukas, Hudson and Cooper Moyer, of Bellevue; and Ethan Longoria, of Fremont.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sisters, Erma Kuldau, Charlotte Lortcher and Joyce Cullen; brothers, Karl "Jack" Lynn and Walter Lynn; step-mother, Juanita Lynn; and special companion, Donald Molyet.
As a member of Faith Lutheran Church, in Fremont, Betty held various positions on church council and taught Sunday School and Bible School for many years. She was also a past member and volunteer of Fremont Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, past member of garden cubs and an active volunteer reader at Atkinson Elementary School for many years. Betty was an avid college football fan, especially The Ohio State Buckeyes, enjoying the opportunity to attend all home games for over 10 years.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, April 3, at Faith Lutheran Church, 1187 Co. Rd. 128, Fremont, from 9-11 a.m. where a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Pastor Robert Young will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Betty's memory may be made to Faith Lutheran Church General Fund or Music Fund, 1187 Co. Rd. 128, Fremont, OH 43420; or the Humane Society of Sandusky County, 2520 Port Clinton Rd., Fremont OH 43420.
To view her video tribute or to express online condolences, please visit: www.hermankinn.com.
Herman-Karlovetz Funeral Home & Cremation Services
900 North Street
Fremont, OH 43420
Published in The Bellevue Gazette on Apr. 2, 2013