Born 9-27-1934 -- Died 10-11-2005
Elizabeth Emery, of Horseshoe Bend, died Oct. 11, 2005, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. She was born Sept. 27, 1934, in Yanik, Hungary, the daughter of Istvan Firtko" and Erzshibet Kallo Firtko. She married William Emery Dec. 18, 1982, in Palm Springs, Calif.
During her working years she was a real estate agent. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and the Christian Women's Association. She attended Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church.
Survivors include one son, Steve Petro and wife, Elizabeth Gnade of Salt Lake City, Utah; one daughter, DonnaMaria Cortez and her husband Michael of San Bernadino, Calif.; one brother, Istvan Firtko" of Hungary; one grandson, Shane Petro of Salt Lake City; and a host of friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
The funeral service was Oct. 15 at the Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel with Rev. David Tews officiating.
The family requests any memorials be made to: City of Hope, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010-3000, or to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements were under the direction of Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.