Obituaries &
Tributes

607-336-3993
Immediate Need

Pre-Arrange
Your Funeral

Contact
Us

Site
Search

A A A

Text Sizing

Elizabeth Emmons

Elizabeth L. "Betty" Emmons

Tuesday, May 15th, 1928 - Tuesday, January 29th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Elizabeth Emmons, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Elizabeth Emmons

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Elizabeth's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Elizabeth's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Elizabeth "Betty" Emmons, 90, of Norwich, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at the UHS Chenango Memorial Hospital’s Residential Health Care Facility.

Born May 15, 1928, in Glen Ridge, NJ, Betty was the daughter of Fred and Clara Krumm. She graduated from Asbury Park High School where she met her one true love, Bert M. Emmons. The two were married on February 12, 1949. Bert died on February 20, 2004. Betty was a wonderful homemaker. She enjoyed cooking and was happy to make some of her mother’s famous German recipes. Betty and Bert made their home in Wall, NJ, where they lived for many years. In the late 1980’s they moved to Norwich, NY, to be closer to their son, Wayne, and his family. She was a member of the United Church of Christ, First Congregational, and especially enjoyed hearing Rev. Joseph Connolly’s sermons. Betty was also an avid bridge player and enjoyed living in the lovely Norwich community. She also lived for many years at Chenango Valley Home where she made many friends.

Aside from her dedication to her family, Betty was a devoted grandmother and great-grandmother. She is survived by her son, Wayne, and his wife, Linda, of Norwich; grandsons Matthew, and his wife, Lauren, of Elkridge, MD, and Steven, and his wife, Melissa, of Norwich; and great-grandchildren Paige, Everett, and Dorothea, the last of whom will be born in the spring. In addition to her husband, Betty was predeceased by her brother, Arthur, and his wife, Adelaide.

To honor Betty’s wishes, there will be a private service for family in the spring. There will be no calling hours. Contributions in Betty’s memory may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Chenango County, 21 Hayes St., Norwich, NY 13815 or to the Chenango SPCA, 6160 County Rd. 32, Norwich, NY 13815. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Wilson Funeral Home. To leave the family a message of condolence, please visit the funeral home website at: www.wilsonfh.com.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Elizabeth L. "Betty" Emmons, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

Private family service.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Elizabeth here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Provide comfort for the family of Elizabeth L. "Betty" Emmons by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
NK

Nathena Kain

Posted at 08:07pm
I loved seeing Betty at CVH, and she loved seeing my therapy dog. She was such a sweet, kind lady and always thanked me for coming.
GH

Gale Hamstra

Posted at 07:40pm
Betty was such a sweet soul. She always had a smile and good word for all she met. Now you can dance with the angels.
L

linda

Posted at 04:36pm
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family,so sorry for your loss. Mike and Linda Burnside
FR

Frances Wich CNA CMH RHCF

Posted at 04:41pm
Betty will be sorely missed, her smile, compliments were the high light of our day, rest in peace Betty, we love you
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Book of Memories - Wilson Funeral Home
Proudly Serving the Communities of Chenango County, Norwich, Guilford, Mount Upton, North Norwich, Preston, Pharsalia, Plymouth, South Plymouth, Oxford, Sherburne, Greene, New Berlin, South New Berlin, Smithville Flats, Smyrna, Binghamton, Oneonta, Edmeston, Morris, Bainbridge, Earlville, Afton, Cincinnatus, and Columbus.
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com
607-336-3993 Wilson Funeral Home
68 South Broad Street
Norwich, NY 13815
Email: wilsonfhny@gmail.com