Betty Jean Blumhorst, 64, of Marshall, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2008, at University Hospital & Clinics in Columbia.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, 2008, at Campbell-Lewis Chapel in Marshall, with Pastor Mark Hass officiating. Visitation will be held from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Memorials may be made to family choice. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Dec. 10, 1943, in Arrow Rock, she was the daughter of the late John Madden and Jessie May Freeman Madden. She was a 1962 graduate of Marshall High School. On June 18, 1967, she married William E. "Bill" Blumhorst, who survives of the home. She had lived in Marshall since 1983, moving from rural Arrow Rock, and was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Saline City. She was retired from Marshall Habilitation Center.
Additional survivors include one son, Jerry Blumhorst of Pleasant Valley, and one daughter, Brenda May Coleman of Marshall.