Kathy Betschart

Obituary of Kathy Marie Betschart

Kathy Marie Betschart, 63, passed away November 14, 2019 at her home in Yelm, Washington.  She was born in Tacoma, Washington, in 1956, to Bob and Evelyn Ellis. 


Kathy graduated from Yelm High School with the class of 1974. She married Ron Betschart on February 20, 1979 in Idaho.  Kathy owned and operated a restaurant in Yelm.  After selling the restaurant, she worked 22 years before retiring as a server/supervisor for The Rock in both Tacoma and Lacey.  She loved being around people.  She was a people person, and loved by everyone she met.  She will be missed by many.


Kathy was a big fan of the Seahawks and Mariners, and rarely missed a game.  She also enjoyed crocheting and knitting.


She is survived by her husband, Ron Betschart; four children; seven grandchildren; and two sisters.


A celebration of Kathy’s life will be held at a later date.




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