Emily Mae Firth, age 81, of Vesper, WI passed away Friday, July 23, 2021 surrounded by her loving family.
Services will be at 3:00 P.M. on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Herman-Taylor Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids. Burial will be at Mound Cemetery in Pittsville. Visitation for relatives and friends will be from 2:00 P.M. until the time of services on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Emily was born March 27, 1940 in Wisconsin Rapids to Francis and Alice (Rivers) Morgan.
She worked for the City of Pittsville in several capacities including cemetery caretaker, garbage collector and school crossing guard.
Emily loved her family and especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. She had a green thumb and loved flower gardening and caring for her beautiful Christmas cacti. She appreciated nature and enjoyed watching the birds and deer coming into her yard. Her favorite television shows were Wheel of Fortune and Judge Judy.
Emily is survived by her children: Robert (Miranda) Firth, Timothy Firth (Mary Lynn Lebow), Richard Firth, and Sara (John) Keuffer; grandchildren: Dustin Firth, Derek Firth, Natalee Arnold-Guffey, Raven Firth, Payton Firth, Ayden Firth, Hunter Firth, Wyatt Keuffer, and Owen Keuffer; three great-grandchildren; sisters: Jenny Hilbur, Bernice Mauland, and Sarah Wirth; brothers: Francis Morgan and Harry Lafler; and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Firth; parents; brother, John Morgan; and sister, Anna Lafler.
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