Betty J. Jessel, 88, of Marinette, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at her home. She was born March 19, 1925, in Marinette, the daughter of Joseph and Anna Larson.
Betty married Melvin Raymond Jessel who preceded her in death. Betty had been employed by Angeli's for 22 years, working in the meat department.
Betty is survived by two sons: Wayne (Mary) Jessel and Gary Jessel, all of Marinette; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and a brother, Joseph (Alice) Larson of Florida. In addition to her parents and husband, Betty was preceded in death by a daughter, Tanna Jessel; a brother, Norman Larson: and four sisters: Pearl Koronkiewicz, Marcella Kessler, Muriel Goldsmith and Millie Felker.
Friends may call at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette after 4 p.m. on Monday, November 18, 2013. A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. on Monday in the funeral home with the Rev. Jon Nelson officiating.
Betty's family offers special thanks for the caring assistance of Dr. Mertens, Pam Goes of Marinette County Health &Human Services and special friends, Bonnie Drees and Scott Czerwinski.