Elizabeth “Betty” Eibert, 91, of Halcott Center, died Friday, March 20, 2009 at Margaretville Memorial Hospital in Margaretville. She was born Feb. 14, 1918 in New York City, the daughter of Joseph and Elizabeth Pickett Lenhardt.
She married Nicholas Eibert April 7, 1940 in New York City.
Betty was a hairdresser at Charles Beauty Salon in the Bronx for 19 years. She moved to Halcott Center in 1971.
She was a member of American Legion Post #216, a member of the Sacred Heart Church of Margaretville and the Sacred Heart Women’s Society. She enjoyed Bingo.
Surviving are a nephew, Frank and wife Kathy Lenhardt; a niece, Barbara and husband Joe DiPisa; eight grandnieces and nephews, Danny, Tommy, Katie and Kevin Lenhardt, Joseph, James, Laura and Matthew DiPisa.
She was predeceased by her husband, Nicholas Eibert on January 23, 1987 and two brothers, Frank Lenhardt on September 25, 2008 and Joseph Lenhardt on February 20, 2008.
A Funeral Mass was held March 23 at the Sacred Heart Church, Margaretville with the Very Rev. James McDevitt celebrant.
Burial will be in the Margaretville Cemetery Annex at a later date.
Donations in memory of Elizabeth Eibert may be made to the Margaretville Memorial Hospital Auxiliary or the Sacred Heart Church, Margaretville.
Arrangements were by the Hynes Funeral Home, Margaretville.