About An Amazing Life|Help

Elizabeth M.

December 15, 1936 – May 21, 2022

Share this tribute
Elizabeth Wilk
Memorial Candles Lit for Elizabeth | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Harter Funeral Home, Inc.

Obituary for Elizabeth M. Wilk

In Loving Memory
Elizabeth M. Wilk
May 21, 2022

Elizabeth Margaret Wilk, 85, of Mexico and Central Square, NY passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at the home of her daughter. She was born in Florence, NY; the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Horbaez Wojtus.

She worked in the Fraud Department for Oswego County Department of Social Services. She was a Communicant of St. Anne Mother of Mary Roman Catholic Church in Mexico and belonged to the Mexico Senior Stars.

Elizabeth was a gifted artist; her oil paintings of landscapes won many awards at area art shows. She spent many enjoyable hours at the Salmon River Fine Arts Center in Pulaski. She also was a gourmet cook long before it was fashionable to be one.

Elizabeth was pre-deceased by her husband, John. She is survived by three daughters, Nancy (Michael) Perry, Carolyn (Wayne) Shelby and Katherine (Paul) Arduini; two grandchildren, Julia (Michael) Cumming and Jennie (Jesse) Keltz; and two great-grandchildren, Connor Cumming and Stuart Cumming. She is also survived by her sister, Irene Lape, of Central Square.

Relatives and friends are invited to call from 4 to 7 pm on Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at the Harter Funeral Home, Inc., 9 Washington Avenue, Mexico, NY. Funeral Services and interment will be private.

Given the importance of the arts in her life, in lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution in Elizabeth’s memory to the Salmon River Fine Arts Center, 4848 N. Jefferson St. Pulaski, NY 13142.

To leave a special memory or condolences for Elizabeth's loved ones, please click the Condolences & Tributes button above.

To send flowers to the family of Elizabeth M. Wilk, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.


First Visitation

When Wednesday, May 25, 2022 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Harter Funeral Home, Inc. - Mexico, NY
9 Washington Avenue
Mexico, New York 13114
Additional Information
Share by: