Cover photo for Elizabeth "Betty" Craig's Obituary
Elizabeth "Betty" Craig Profile Photo
1933 Elizabeth 2021

Elizabeth "Betty" Craig

June 13, 1933 — August 24, 2021

Van Wert

Elizabeth "Betty" L. Craig, 88, of Van Wert, died Tuesday, August 24, 2021 at 3:00 pm.
She was born June 13, 1933 to the late Richard and Kathleen (Pritchard) Horsch in Van Wert, Ohio. On November 17, 1956, she married the love of her life, Donald Craig, who precedes her in death.
Elizabeth was a teacher for many years, she retired from Union Lake Elementary School in Michigan. Aside from teaching, she had a love, and talent, for interior decorating, and she loved antiques.
Elizabeth is survived by her two daughters; Alison (John) Robert of Livonia, MI and Lori Craig of Eastpoint, FL, and two brothers; William (Judy) Horsch of Minnesota and Richard (Kathy) Horsch of Ada, MI.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the American Cancer Society.

A private burial will take place at a later date.

To share in Elizabeth's online memorial, please visit

Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Elizabeth "Betty" Craig, please visit our flower store.


Visits: 8

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree