Betty L. Selhime, 77, went to be with the Lord, 11:10 pm, Monday, January 20, 2020 at Alton Memorial Hospital.
Born in Clinton, KY on June 24, 1942, she was the daughter of Earnest and Elizabeth (Moore) Via.
She had worked as a caregiver for Visiting Nurses (VNA).
On November 10, 1959 in Granite City, she married David R. Selhime. He died November 26, 2018.
Surviving are a daughter, Nancy (Wes) Cannon of Wood River; seven grandchildren, Kristine (Sean) Main, Morgan Selhime, Jacob Lavite, Michael Selhime, Madison Selhime, Hailey and Hunter Fabry; three great grandchildren; brother, Earnest Via, Jr.; and sisters, Fran Scheurer, Margaret Butkovich, Rita Minor, Martha Scaturro and Vicki Unger.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, John Selhime; daughters, Brenda Selhime and Susan Selhime; and a sister, Earnestine Militello.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Visitation will be held from 1-3 om, Saturday, February 1 at Marks Mortuary in Wood River.
Burial will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery at a later date.