February 23, 1953 ~ March 7, 2011
Bette Deede , 58, West Fargo, ND, died Monday, March 7, 2011 at Sheyenne Crossings in West Fargo.
Bette J. Deede was born February 23, 1953, the daughter of Mary (Harbeke) and George Libbrecht, at West Fargo, ND. She was reared on the family farm near West Fargo and graduated from West Fargo High School in 1971 and North Dakota State University with a B. A. in 1974.
Bette was united in marriage to Randy Deede on August 23, 1975 at Blessed Sacrament Church in West Fargo, ND. They lived in Lakota, Grafton, and Devils Lake, where Randy practiced law and worked as a financial broker.
Bette was at home with the children and later worked in parish Faith Formation at Grafton and West Fargo, and at Devils Lake and Fargo/Cass Public Health Tobacco Prevention.
She is survived by her children Paul (Emily) and Thomas Deede in Bismarck, ND; and John Deede, Fargo; grandchildren: Ellie, Adelyn, Easton, all Bismarck; brother Ken (Rachel), Pasadena, CA; nephew Max and niece Alana.
Bette was preceded in death by her husband, parents and grandparents.