Betty Jean Nielsen age 82 of El Campo passed away August 7, 2019 in El Campo. She was born December 16, 1936 in Palacios to the late Hans Richard and Justine Whitley Nielsen.
She is survived by sons, James R. Stewart and wife Diane of El Campo, Lloyd Fisher of Bartlett; daughters, Rhonda Bond of Georetown, Donna Monreal of Georgetown, Yvonne Hodges of Fredricksburg, Virginia Elliott of Brownwood; brother, Jimmy Nielsen and Sharon of El Campo and sister Alys Byrd of Rosenberg; 16 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Visitation will begin at 9 am Saturday at First Lutheran Church with funeral service beginning at 10 am. Pastor Clyde Grier will officiate. Burial to follow at Swedish Lutheran Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Kenny Elliott, Shane Riddle, Shawn Riddle, Kyle Orsak, Teagan Gallegos, Zach Bond and Matt Stewart.