Betty Jane DeHuff, age 85, of South Haven, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. She was born in Mendon on Feb. 14, 1932 the daughter of Allen J. and Cora M. (Thomas) Carlisle. Betty was married to Gilbert Duane DeHuff on July 29, 1950 in Centreville and they resided in Three Rivers until Gilbert’s death on Dec. 10, 2005. Betty was a homemaker, and worked as a playground supervisor at the First Ward School and for Riverton Industries in Three Rivers.
Betty is survived by a son, Gilbert Duane (Daryl) DeHuff, Jr. of Bangor; daughter in law, Cindy DeHuff of Texas; four grandsons, Shane, Shawn, Matthew (Hannah) and Ryan; two granddaughters, Shannon Becker and Sara Kirby; two great-grandsons, Sebastian Becker and Sage Becker; two sisters, Mary Happel and Marie Scheid; and by many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gilbert; son, Norman Allen DeHuff; great-granddaughter, Alexia Tina Becker; four brothers, Dale, Harold, Allen, and Donald Carlisle; three Sisters, Genevieve Carlisle, Eva Warner, and Madeline Moore.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 pm on Thursday at the Eickhoff Funeral Home in Mendon. Funeral services will be at 1 pm Friday, February 2, 2018 at the Eickhoff Funeral Home in Mendon with Rev. Clint Zehr officiating. Burial will be in Mendon Cemetery. It is suggested that memorials be directed to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.eickhofffuneralhome.com