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Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home

703 East Main Street, Ravenna, OH

OBITUARY

Elizabeth A. Dykstra

February 20, 1932January 2, 2020

Elizabeth Morf Smith Dykstra, 87, surrounded by her family, went home to be with her Lord on January 2, 2020.

She was born on February 20, 1932 in Ossining, NY to parents Richard and Dorothy (Coleman) Dykstra. Elizabeth was retired as a retail clerk from Dairy Mart in Cuyahoga Falls where she had worked for many years. She was a loving mother and proud Nana. Elizabeth loved quilting and enjoyed working outside in the yard. She also liked to fish and enjoyed taking road trips to see and be with family.

Elizabeth is survived by her children Robert (Randi) Morf, Dorothy “Dodie” Morf, Gayle (Jim) Miller, Leslie Mitchell, Mark (Debbie) Smith and Patricia (Eric) Greiner. Also surviving are her grandchildren Douglas Morf, Cameron Smith, Sarah Morf-Mere, Jenifer Lare-Lassiter, Jason Lare, David and Sean Greiner, Michelle Bennett, Amanda and Michael Whitby and many loving great-grandchildren. She also leaves her beloved fur baby “Oreo”.

Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents and her daughter Theresa Smith.

A Celebration of Life and memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at the Ravenna First Church of God, 237 New Milford Rd., Ravenna, Ohio. A fellowship will be held immediately following at the church.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com

Services

  • Memorial Service Saturday, January 18, 2020

Memories

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Anna Blasdel

January 8, 2020

Not only were you my aunt you were my best friend and my other mama. I love you dearly.

Pam Luli

January 8, 2020

Betty was a wonderful listener. I would always find myself sharing my burdens with her & not know how she got me there. Betty would help at the church rummage sale. She would have me pick her up, fold baby clothes for hours, then we would head home. I could always count on her!
I could always count on her for a listening ear, for help, to make me laugh. I'll miss you but celebrate your victory in heaven. Love you Pam

Kady Yoder

January 3, 2020

Nana was the most amazing woman I’ve ever met. I’ll never forget her and everything she’s taught me.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY