Elisabeth Findeis, 91, of Bettendorf, Iowa, formerly of Arlington Heights, Illinois, died at home on Friday, March 4, 2022, with her family at her side.
Beloved Mother and Grandmother, Elisabeth was born in 1930, in Banat, Perjam, Romania, the daughter of Stefan and Anna (Hollerbach) Wolf. She married Johann Findeis in Austria and celebrated 64 years of marriage at St Edna Church until his death at age 89. She was a perfectionist in all she did. Her passion was baking, needlework, music, and dancing with her husband . She was an active member of the Donauschwaben Seniors Club, Chicago, for over 50 years.
She worked for General Products in Chicago, Illinois as a bookbinder.
Elisabeth is survived by a daughter, Emma Naylor (Richard) of Bettendorf; three grandchildren, Richard, Johann, Elisabeth, and grandchildren, Ricky and Arianna Naylor.
She was preceded in death by her parents, four siblings in Austria, and her husband.
A private family gathering is planned to celebrate her life .
Cremation will take place at Trimble Crematory, Moline, Illinois, under the direction of the Cremation Society of the Quad Cities.
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