Obituaries

Mary Elizabeth Molson

July 14, 1940 - November 20, 2018

Mary Elizabeth “Betsy” Molson, 78, of St. Charles, Il. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at Autum Leaves in St. Charles, Il.  Betsy was born on July 14, 1940 in Gary, IN., the daughter of Henry E. and Mary E. (nee. Gobrecht).  She was united in marriage to Richard Molson on October 6, 1962 in Wheaton, Il.

Betsy and her late husband were members of square dancing clubs in and around the St. Charles area. She was an avid seamstress and quilter.  She loved to garden, play cards and spend time with her family and friends.

Betsy is survived by her three daughters: Brenda (Michael) Vail, Beth Harris and Bridget (Kurt) Wachter; her grandchildren: Nicole (Aaron) Sullivan, Emily Vail, Lane and Cole Harris, Timothy and Jeffrey Wachter, and one great grandchild on the way; and one sister, Edith (Mark) Levin.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Richard Molson.

A memorial visitation will be held from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at Fox Valley Presbyterian Church, 227 East Side Dr., Geneva, Il. 60134.  A Celebration of Life service will follow visitation at 11:00 AM also at the church. Interment will be held privately at North Cemetery in St. Charles, Il.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Betsy’s name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org/donate.  

Guest Book

  • RH Our sympathy. May God’s thoughts toward you be one of peace, a future and a hope. Please read Jeremiah 29:11 in the Scriptures.
  • W. J. To the Family: May the God of all comfort strengthen the family during this time of deep sorrow. Those who are “sleeping in death” God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. My sincerest condolences. Psalms 116:15.