Betty Wiley (nee Lakocy), 93, of Elyria, passed away Friday, August 17, 2007 at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Avon, following a short illness. She was born November 19, 1913 in New Brunswick, NJ, and moved to Ohio as a child, living most of her life in Elyria.
Betty was a homemaker and was a member of Lake Ave. United Church of Christ in Elyria. She enjoyed crocheting, sewing and making crafts.
She is survived by her son, William M. Wiley of Elyria; and a daughter, Shirley Colbath of Plano, TX. She has six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Wiley (1989); a daughter, Betty Jane Kimball; a sister; and two brothers; and her parents.
A graveside service will be held at Brookdale Cemetery in Elyria, Monday, August 20 at 3 P.M. Arrangements were handled by Busch Funeral Home in Elyria.