Betty Jo Brown

Betty Jo Brown (nee Divelbiss), 75, of Germantown, passed away at home on Wednesday, March 4, 2009.

Betty Jo was born on Oct. 15, 1933, in Gower, Mo., the daughter of the late Roy and Ambie (nee Quinn) Divelbiss. Betty Jo loved to travel and go RV-ing. She also enjoyed playing cards, reading, playing bingo and socializing with friends.

Betty Jo is survived by her husband, Jay; children, Timothy Brown, Michael (Vickie) Brown and Lisa (Mark) Helm; grandchildren, Tiffanie (Adam) Helms and Travis Borchardt; and a sister, Dorothy Enslow. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by two sisters; Helen and Velma; and a brother, Howard.

A memorial service for Betty Jo will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 14, 2009, at Mueller Funeral Home in Grafton. Family will receive friends on Saturday from 4 p.m. until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be sent by visiting