Elizabeth R. Sornberger

February 22, 1930 - October 12, 2015 

Elizabeth R. Sornberger

February 22, 1930 - October 12, 2015 

Obituary for Elizabeth R. Sornberger

Dateline: Vischer Ferry, NY
Elizabeth “Betty” R. Sornberger, age 85, of Vischer Ferry Road, died on Monday, October 12, 2015 at Saratoga Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Ballston Spa, NY. She was born on February 22, 1930 in Amsterdam, NY and was the daughter of the late Gustav and Elsie (Dingman) Rockenfeller. She was the step-daughter of the late Walter Emerich. Betty lived in Vischer Ferry since 1976. She was a homemaker who loved gardening and was a member of the local home bureau. She adored her pets and she was a talented vocal soloist. Betty had a passion for gardening and flowers.
She was the beloved wife of the late Justin Stephen Sornberger, Sr. who died in 1996; loving mother of Wendy Sornberger, Amy Sornberger, and Justin Stephen Sornberger, Jr.; sister of the late William Rockenfeller. Betty also leaves behind her beloved poodle, Benjamin.
Relatives and friends may call on Thursday from 5:00 PM-8:00 PM at the Townley & Wheeler Funeral Home, 21, Midline Road, Ballston Lake, NY.
All are invited to attend her funeral service on Friday at 10:00 AM at the funeral home.
Interment will be Vischer Ferry Cemetery, Vischer Ferry, NY.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mohawk-Hudson Humane Society, 3 Oakland Ave, Menands, NY 12204
With confidence, the family has placed their trust in the loving care of the Townley & Wheeler Funeral Home, 21 Midline Road, Ballston Lake NY, and they encourage you to view and leave messages on Betty’s Book of Memories at www.TownleyWheelerFH.com

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