Name:   Thelma J. (Garthwait) Britt

From:  The Janesville Gazette, Janesville, Wisconsin
Date:  Monday, December 12, 2005

DELAVAN -  Thelma J. Britt, 79, of 1118 Wisconsin St., Delavan, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2005, at Willowfield Nursing Home in Delavan.

She was born on Jan. 6, 1926, in Adams County, WI, the daughter of Darwin and Jennie (Stowe) Garthwait. Thelma married James Britt on Dec. 13, 1958, in Delavan.

She was employed as a waitress for many restaurants in the area including Lake Lawn Lode of Delavan. She was a very active member of Christ Episcopal Church in Delavan. Along with her husband Jim they enjoyed many camping trips together and were members of the Walco Campers.

She is survived by her husband, Jim of Delavan; 26 nieces and nephews, 56 great-nieces and nephews, and 150 great-great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, and her 3 brothers.

Funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2005, at Christ Episcopal Church in Delavan, with Fr. William Myrick officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. until time of services at the church. Burial will be in Spring Grove Cemetery, Delavan, at a later date. Monroe Funeral Home, Delavan, is serving the family. Memorials may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, Delavan.