A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2001, in Sandy Funeral Home for Bettie Mickelson, who died Dec. 6 at age 88. Mrs. Mickelson was born June 19, 1913, in Gatesville, Texas. She moved to Vancouver, Wash., and was a physical therapist at the veterans' hospital during World War II. She was later a homemaker who lived in Sandy. She was a volunteer and teacher with the Clackamas County 4-H for about 30 years. She was a longtime member of Pleasant Home Community Church. In 1945, she married Andrew S. Mickelson; he died in 1982.
Survivors include her sons, George, Carl and Duane; daughter, Bettie Picard; sister, Odell Smith; and two grandchildren.