Betty J. Behselich

Sept. 22, 1924 - Jan. 28, 2010

Betty J. Behselich, 85, of Palmyra, passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at the Masonic Center for Health and Rehab in Dousman. She was born Sept. 22, 1924, the daughter of the late Earl and Sylvia Willson.

Betty is survived by her three children, Bruce (Miriam) Behselich of Waukesha, Dawn (Steve) Jones of Sullivan and Brian (Deb) Behselich of Waterford; grandchildren, Carolyn Behselich, Chris (Emily) Jones, Lindsey (Keith) Keske, Cory (Lynn) Jones, Nicole Adsit and Amber (Ben) Lurvey; stepgrandchildren, Kristi, Brad and Scott Roepke; and great-grandchildren, Summer and Morgan Keske, Hunter and Dylon Lurvey, Cecelia, Otto, Michaela and Willson Jones, Allisyn Behselich and Abbigail and Ashlin Adsit. Betty is further survived by other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Willis 'Bill,' in 2001, and her brother, Neil Willson.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, at Mealys Funeral Home, 320 W. Main St., Palmyra. Visitation continues from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Tuesday, Feb. 2, at Palmyra United Methodist Church, 122 N. Fifth St., Palmyra, with the Rev. Karen Klatt officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Palmyra. 

The family of Betty would like to extend a special thank you to the caring staff at the Masonic Center for Health and Rehab for the care of their mother.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Masonic Home Rehab addition at 400 N. Main St., Dousman, WI 53118, or a charity of the donors choice.

For online obituary and guest registry, go to Mealy's Funeral Home in Palmyra, 495-2127, is assisting the family.