Betty L. Metz

July 24, 2019

Betty L. Metz, age 91 of Piqua, passed away at Fair Haven Home on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. She was born January 2, 1928 in Shelby County, Ohio to the late Robert and Margaret (Sheperd) Tennery. She married the late Howard Metz on January 6, 1949.

She is survived by a sister, Dorothy Brand of Piqua; a sister-in-law JoAnn Metz of Wapakoneta; children Sandy (Jeff) Small of Sidney, Timothy Metz of Pittsburgh, PA; grandchildren Chris (Jennifer) Kloeker of Troy, Kristy (Brian) Kendall of Sidney, Brandy (Jordan) Schulze of Sidney, Jon (JJ) (Kassidi) Spencer of Versailles; great grandchildren Austin, Ashley Kloeker; Dylan, Taylor Kendall; Gracie Schulze; and two great-great grandchildren Addy and McKenna Kendall. She is preceded in death by her parents, brothers Charles R. Tennery and Robert Jr. Tennery of Sidney, and her husband Howard.

She retired from Stolle’s on January 4, 1993. She was a loving Wife, Mom, Grandmother, Sister, and Daughter. She enjoyed going to the Senior Center and loved playing cards, visiting, doing puzzles, and going to carry-out dinners. She also enjoyed watching the Reds and the Steelers. She will be greatly missed.

Viewing hours will be held Monday, July 29, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney. Services will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Minister Cody Blust officiating. Interment will be held at Cedar Point Cemetery, Pasco. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Shelby County Senior Center in Betty’s memory. Condolences may be expressed online at

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