Elizabeth Jane "Betty" Zilch

June 22, 1934 ~ March 27, 2022 (age 87)


Elizabeth Jane “Betty” Zilch passed away surrounded by family, in her home on March 27, 2022. She is survived by her daughters Debra Sines and Darlene Lovre, grandson Kenneth Sines, son-in-law Carl Lovre, granddaughter-in-law Kelly Sines and grand dogs Grendel, Sammie and Sadie. She was preceded in death by her husband Richard Zilch, parents Dolores Krotec and Sylvester Clouse and stepfather Samuel Krotec.

Betty was deeply protective of those she cared for and beloved by all who knew her. She was a generous spirit who was always willing to give of herself when called and share her blessings when needed. A long-time employee of Bell Telephone and a 16-year transplant survivor, thanks to the care of Dr. Kalathil Sureshkumer and Dr. Raymond Gallion, Betty touched the lives of everyone she encountered.

Visitation Wednesday 3-8 PM at Neely Funeral Home, 2208 Mt. Royal Blvd., Glenshaw. Funeral Service Thursday 10 AM at the Funeral Home. The family asks that in lieu of flowers donations be made to the Light of Life Mission or the animal rescue of your choice. 



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March 30, 2022

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Neely Funeral Home
2208 Mount Royal Boulevard
Glenshaw, PA 15116

Funeral Service
March 31, 2022

10:00 AM
Neely Funeral Home
2208 Mount Royal Boulevard
Glenshaw, PA 15116

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