Betty Jean Zellmer, 87, died December 22, 2008 at an Omaha, Nebraska hospital.

She was preceded in death by her sister Margie, husband Marcus, an infant daughter Susan, and adult son Peter.

She is survived by a daughter Gloria Wiltse and husband Gordon of Moore, Ok.; a son David Zellmer and wife Kristine, Omaha, Ne.; a daughter-in-law Gareth Zellmer, Marquette, Michigan.; and 8 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be Monday, December 29, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Floral Hills Funeral Home, Kansas City, MO. Funeral Service will be Tuesday, December 30, at 10 a.m., at Abiding Savior Lutheran Church, Independence MO. An additional Memorial Service will be Tuesday, January 6, at 11 a.m., at Immanuel Courtyard, Omaha, Nebraska. Fond memories and condolences for the family may be left online at the website www.dwnewcomers.com. Arrangements by: D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Floral Hills Chapel, at (816) 353-1218.