Betty J. Moczek Weingart

SALEM – Betty J. Moczek Weingart, 88, of Salem, died at 10:45 a.m. Monday, April 28, 2014, at the Affinity Medical Center in Massillon.

She was born May 12, 1925, in Canton, Ohio, daughter of the late Louis and Elizabeth (Behrend) Myers.

Prior to moving to Salem, Betty worked at the O’Neil’s Department Store and Gibbs Mfg. in Canton and was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Canton.

Her first husband, Bernard Edward Moczek, whom she married June 5, 1948, preceded her in death Oct. 23, 1972. Her second husband, Werner Weingart, whom she married Jan. 22, 1979, preceded her in death Feb. 11, 1994.

Two brothers, Elmer Myers and Edward Myers; three sisters, Ida Martin, Grace Wagner and Helen Kuemerle; stepson, James Weingart; and four stepdaughters, Wanda Julian, Jean Krepps, Elsie Myers and Shirley Phillips, also preceded her in death.

Survivors include a daughter, Pamela Bailey of Massillon, Ohio; two grandsons, Joey Lunsford of Massillon and Brian Lunsford of Canton; two great-grandchildren; a stepson, Larry (Pat) Weingart of Columbiana; four stepdaughters, Linda (Sam) Brutz, Karen (Sam) Ozenghar, all of Salem, Gloria (William) Hum of Poland and Delores Richard of Chattanooga, Tenn.; and many step-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren and step great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 2, 2014, at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.

Calling will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Hill Cemetery in Canton.

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