Betty was born in Bloomington, Illinois on January 17, 1924, the daughter of Elmer and Florence (Ong) Seeman. In 1946 she married John Riggs, and he preceded her in death in 1975. In 1978 she married Henry Tenarvitz, and he preceded her in death in 1990. She was a member of St. Caspar Catholic Church in Wauseon.
Surviving is one son, John “Terry” (Theresa) Riggs of Wauseon; step-son, Henry (Mary) Tenarvitz of Suttons Bay, Michigan; step-daughter, Donna (Don) Gayon of East Lansing, Michigan; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; and seven step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; brother, Floyd Seeman and sister, Erma Trent.
The family requests that memorial contributions be given to the Activity Fund of Fulton Manor. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.grisierfh.com. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon has been entrusted with arrangements.
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