Born January 12, 1923 in Penhold, Alberta, passed away peacefully at Shuswap Lake General Hospital, Salmon Arm, with her family by her side on December 31, 2015 at the age of 92 years.
Betty was predeceased by her parents Olive and tom Britton, husband Ragnar, one sister and one brother. She will be sadly missed by her children: Anne (Wayne) Malone of Quesnel, Bernie (Dina Anderson) Johanson of Red Deer, AB, Cindy (Ralph) Duchesne of Sicamous and Valerie (Shane) Marfleet of Canoe, nine grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild as well as many nieces, nephews and friends.
Betty and Ragnar farmed in the Bentley, AB area until 1973 when they moved to Salmon Arm. They enjoyed playing crib, dancing, bowling, picnics and numerous family gathering at their home in Canoe. Betty was well known for her great baking and gentle demeanor.
A celebration of life for Betty will be held on a sunny day in the spring.