L. Elizabeth Zinser Birr, 89, of Bellevue, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at The Willows at Bellevue.
She was born Dec. 27, 1922, in Enid, Okla., to the late Arthur and Lucile (Williams) Zinser. She was secretary and telegrapher for the US Air Force. She married Robert Birr Aug. 4, 1946, in Enid, Okla., and he survives in Bellevue.
She also is survived by a son, James E. Birr of Florissant, Mo.; a daughter, Janice E. Maguire of Florissant, Mo.; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a brother, Benjamin Zinser of Long Beach, Calif.
Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue.
A private funeral will be at St. John's Lutheran Church, 231 Southwest St., Bellevue, OH 44811. Burial will be at Bellevue Cemetery, Bellevue.
Memorials may be made to Robert Birr Scholarship Foundation, in care of Cunningham & Assoc., 250 W. Main St., Bellevue, OH 44811.