Betty J. Holm, 79, died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, at the Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls due to complications form surgery.
Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Ellsworth Funeral Home in Madison with the Rev. Constanze Hagmaier officiating. Burial is at Graceland Cemetery in Mad-ison. Visitation begins at noon today with the family present at 7 p.m. at Ellsworth Funeral Home.
Betty Jean Pulford was born Feb. 21, 1933, at Madison, to Thomas and Esther (Randolph) Pulford.
She graduated from Madison High School and then worked as a secretary for John Morrell Co. in Madison and later at East River Electric. She was a certified nurse assistant at Madison Community Hospital and later worked at May & Scofield. Betty enjoyed spending time with her family, gardening, and her cats.
Survivors include a son, Steve (Julie) Holm of Tracy, Minn.; a daughter, Gloria (Bill) Jacobson of Albuquerque, N.M.; two grandchildren; two brothers, Chuck (Carol) Pulford of Madison and Dan (Carol) Pulford of Sioux Falls; and a sister, Floy (Andy) Wood of Madison.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Jim Pulford and an infant sister, Nancy.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.ellsworthfh.com.