Obituary of Betty Farkas Dernehl
- Obituary of Betty Farkas Dernehl
Wharton Journal-Spectator Online
4 Aug 2004
Funeral services for Betty Jo Dernehl, 73, of Orchard, will be held
at 10 a.m. today, Wednesday, at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in
Wallis with Rev. Johnsten officiating. Burial will follow in Guardian
Angel Cemetery in Wallis.
Mrs. Dernehl died Aug. 1, 2004, in Wallis. She was born in Orchard to
Joseph and Josie Krenek Farkas.
Reared in Orchard, she graduated from Orchard High School. Mrs.
Dernehl married Wilbert Dernehl on Feb. 2, 1947, at Guardian Angel
Church and he preceded her in death. She and her husband owned and
operated their own construction business and raised cattle. Mrs.
Dernehl was a member of Guardian Angel Catholic Church and served on
its Cemetery Board and was a member of Catholic Daughters, Altar
Society and American Legion Auxiliary.
Survivors include son Wilbert Dernehl Jr. of Orchard; daughter and
son-in-law, Bonnie and Daniel Orsak of Orchard; three grandchildren
and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her
parents; husband; and sisters, Margaret King and Irene Boldt.
Arrangements were under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral
Chapels in Wallis.