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Betty Baehler

April 4, 1941-Jan. 20, 2009

Betty L. Baehler, 67, of Lake Park, died Tuesday, January 20, 2009, at St. Mary's Innovis Health, Detroit Lakes.

Betty Lou Denney was born to Walter and Edith (Elder) Denney on April 4, 1941 in Rose, Iowa. Betty married Gilbert Baehler on July 25, 1964, in Davenport, Iowa. She was employed as a receiving clerk at Central Market in Detroit Lakes, until retiring in 2004.

Betty is survived by her husband, Gilbert Baehler of Lake Park; two sons, Michael (Tammy) Baehler of Moorhead and Andrew Baehler of Colorado Springs, Colo.; two brothers, Charles (Deanna) Denney and Kevin Denney, both of of Davenport, Iowa; two sisters, Mary (Jack) Smith of Minden, Iowa, and Sally Keel of Davenport, Iowa; as well as two grandchildren.

A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 23, at Wright Funeral Home in Hawley. There will be visitation for one hour prior to the start of services.

Wright Funeral Home is providing arrangements. An online guest book is available at