Betty Hirte, age 89 of Delavan, WI, passed away on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at her home in Delavan, WI. She was born November 2, 1924 in Montello, WI. The daughter of Richard and Marlene (Cease) Solterman. Betty was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in Delavan. She is survived by her daughter, Patricia (Richard) Gustafson, twin sons, Christian (Cheryl) Hirte and Richard (Grace) Hirte, five grandchildren; Michael, Benjamin, Jonathan, Joseph, and Katherine, one brother, Richard Solterman, her step-children; Hubert, Gary, Leslie, Lucille and Randy, and many nieces and nephews. Betty was preceded in passing by her parents, husband Rev. Silas Hirte, and one brother, Charles.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00pm on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at the Christ Episcopal Church in Delavan, WI, with Father John Splinter officiating. Visitation will be from 11:00am until service time at the church on Tuesday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the WSD Museum or the Deaf Missions. MONROE FUNERAL HOME, in Delavan, WI, is assisting the family. Visit us at monroefh.com.