Bette Jane Thomsen(1927 - 2014)


Bette Jane Thomsen

Bette Jane Thomsen, 86, of Salinas, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. She was born Aug. 28, 1927, in Santa Cruz.

In the 1950's, Bette was a Girl Friday for Dave Henning Packing and for Ship Shape Packing. Bette's last job was for Andrew's Blue Print, Inc. She had over 2000 hours as a Pink Lady for Natividad Hospital. She was also a Cub Scouts Den Mother.

Bette is survived by her husband of 64 years, James Thomsen of Salinas; son, Kenneth Thomsen of Monterey; daughter, Nancy Thomsen of Salinas; grandchildren, Laurel Thomsen of Santa Cruz, Dylan Thomsen of Portland, OR, Kaela Dilley of Salinas and Leia Dilley of Glendale.

Private family services have been held.

Memorial donations in her honor may be made to her favorite charity, The SPCA for Monterey County, P.O. Box 3058, Monterey, CA 93942.

Funeral arrangements by Struve and Laporte Funeral Home.

Online condolences to

Funeral Home

Struve and Laporte Funeral Chapel
41 West San Luis Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 424-0311

Published in The Salinas Californian on Aug. 16, 2014