Betty L. Ellefson

Betty L. Ellefson (nee Morrow) of Saukville, passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at the age of 80. She was born in Ontonagon, MI on March 27, 1938. Betty Married Edwin G. Ellefson on September 28, 1968 and together they raised two children.

Betty enjoyed taking motorcycle trips with her husband. Their travels took them out West and to Europe to visit family. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, scratch-offs and vacationing in Pembine, WI and Middle River, MN. Above all, Betty enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Betty is survived by her daughter Tanya (Jim) Weyker of Random Lake, her grandchildren, Bria and Caleb. She is further survived by her sisters-in-law Eileen, Julia and Barb, brother-in-law, Gordon (Shirley), very special nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband Edwin and her son Jason.

A Celebration of Betty’s life was held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (705 Grand Ave. Random Lake, WI) on March 9, 2019 between the hours of 1:00-3:00PM. She will be laid to rest in Minnesota on a later date.

The Eernisse Funeral Home of Port Washington is honored to assist the family. On-line condolences may be left at

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