Felizitas R. Southard

Felizitas R. “Lizzi” Southard, 81, a resident of Montgomery, passed on Monday, March 5, 2018, in the UPMC Muncy Valley Hospital. Born in Oberglogau, Germany on Sunday, June 21, 1936, she was a daughter of the late Heinrich and Angela Marie (Ulitska) Konig. Lizzi was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Southard in August of 1993.

She was a devoted housewife, homemaker and mother.

Lizzi was a member of Bower-Decker American Legion Post 251 Ladies Auxiliary at Montgomery. She enjoyed knitting.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Ralf P. and Sandra M. Southard, of State College; two grandchildren, Stephanie and husband Derek Sweitzer, of Reading, and Justin Meinnert, of State College; and one sister, Monica Pukall, of Moser, Germany.

Friends may call on Friday, March 9, 2018 from 6-8 p.m. at the Galen R. Betzer Funeral Service, 108 N. Main St., Muncy. Flowers are welcome. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Bower-Decker American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, 185 Broad St., Montgomery, PA 17752. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Innichment will be in Arlington National Cemetery. Please visit www.betzerfuneral.com to sign the guest book or send an e-condolence.