Betsy Des Jarlais
Betsy Des Jarlais
Get Notifications:
Get Notifications:

Betsy L. Des Jarlais, of Elcho died Tuesday, November 4, 2008 at Eastview Medical & Rehabilitation Center. She was 79 years old

She was born May 21, 1929 in Oshkosh the daughter of the late Earl and Sarah (Cleveland) Glines.
She married Leon Des Jarlais on November 27, 1946 at Enterprise, WI He survives.

She was a member of United Church of Christ Congregational, Elcho, and was a girl scout leader for many years .Born in Oshkosh, she moved to the Elcho area as a young girl. Following her marriage, she lived in Elcho.
She enjoyed reading, cross word puzzles, sewing and her flower garden. .

Surviving are her husband, Leon Des Jarlais and daughter, Kathryn (Ken Kincaid) Oldenburg Deerbrook; 3 sons, John (Patricia) Des Jarlais Elcho, Peter (Kim Fountain) Des Jarlais Belleview, NB, Paul ( Justine Behm ) Des Jarlais Elcho; sister, Billie Behrent Great Falls, MT; 6 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents, a daughter Karyn Des Jarlais, a granddaughter Denise Sharrard, a great grandson Stephen Sharrard, two brothers Walter and Earl Glines, three sisters Edith Jenkins, Jean Strange, Pearl Glines and a son-in-law David Oldenburg.

Funeral services will be held at the United Church of Christ Congregational, Elcho at 10am Saturday November 8, 2008 with Rev. Jack LaMar officiating.

Interment will follow in the Elcho Cemetery, Elcho, WI.

Visitation will be from 3:30 to 7 pm Friday at Bradley Funeral Home and Saturday from 9am to time of services at the church.

Online condolences may be made to


There are no events scheduled.

There are no tributes yet.

We encourage you to show your support by adding a tribute above:

  • Share your favorite memory of Betsy
  • Offer your condolences to the family
  • Light a virtual candle



Add a photo
Iframe toggler
Send Sympathy Gifts
Free Newsletter
Find Us On Facebook
Plan Ahead

Share Photo/Memorial Tributes

Betsy Des Jarlais

Add to Your Calendar

Betsy Des Jarlais

Obit Checkin

Get Obituary Notifications

We will notify you soon.

Grief Support

Betsy Des Jarlais

Get Updates - tribute notifications

Get SMS Notifications

You will receive a notification text whenever there's an update to this obituary.

Thank you for sharing!