At the Ferguson Funeral Home, The Valley Chapel in Thornbury, ON N0H 2P0
BROWN, ELIZABETH MARGARET ‘BETTY’
Betty Brown, a longtime resident of the Beaver Valley community, passed away at Summit Place in Owen Sound on January 9, 2018 in her 100th year.
Betty was predeceased by her husband Eric Brown “Brownie” on April 24, 1977 and also by her parents Francis and Elizabeth (nee Forgie) Cunningham of Ayr, Scotland and brothers William of Burlington and Albert of Bobcaygeon.
Betty was a graduate of Malvern C. I. and Victoria College, U of T, receiving a degree in Political Science and Economics in 1940.
She is survived by her children Susan Hoadley and her husband Perry of Thornbury, Sharron Moore and her husband Tom of Goderich, Albert Madill and his wife Deborah of Simcoe, Charles Madill and his wife Simona of Vancouver, and Deborah Brown and her partner Bill Erving of Toronto and by many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Betty served as Treasurer and a Warden at St. George’s Anglican Church in Clarksburg where she sang in the choir for more than 40 years. She was associated with Clarksburg Cold Storage for 30 years and Cann Farms Ltd. for 35 years.
In accordance with Betty’s expressed wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no public visitation. A memorial funeral service will be conducted at St. George’s Anglican Church in Clarksburg on Saturday January 20, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. followed by a scattering of her ashes in the Garden of Remembrance there. Family will receive friends in the fellowship hall of the church following the service.
If so desired and as your expression of sympathy, donations to St. George’s Anglican Church ACW would be appreciated and may be made directly or through the Ferguson Funeral Home, The Valley Chapel, PO Box 556, Thornbury N0H 2P0 to whom arrangements have been entrusted. www.fergusonfuneralhomes.ca
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