Born: April 12, 1930
Died: November 24, 2012
Betty Jean Aarhus, age 82, of Brainerd, died at Birchwood Good Samaritan, Saturday, November 24, 2012.
Betty was born in rural Foley on April 12, 1930 to Emil & Alice (Johnson) East. She married Leonard Aarhus.
She was a veteran of the US Air Force and US Army. Betty was a farm wife and also worked at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Brainerd.
Betty is survived by her sister, Dorothy; brother, Robert; and nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, and her husband, Leonard.
A memorial service for Betty will be on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Bethlehem Lutheran Church.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service Thursday at the church.
Interment will be at Bethel Lutheran Cemetery.