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Grace (nee Thompson), Betty Eleanor
March 2020
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December 11, 1925 - March 6, 2020 Betty Grace died peacefully at Chartwell Wenleigh at the age of 94, with her beloved husband George at her side. They were married for 65 years. Betty is survived by her husband George Grace, her sister-in-law Irene Thompson, and nieces and nephews Miles Thompson (Linda), Judy Green (Dale), David Grace (Chris Long), Barbara Keaveney (Brian), Marjorie Appleton (Ted), Patricia Arges (Michael), Tim Grace (Deirdre), Allen Armstrong, and their families. Betty was born in Toronto and spent her entire working career at Bell Canada in Toronto. Betty was devoted to her husband George, and particularly enjoyed spending time with him golfing, travelling, sailing on Lake Ontario and at their cottage on Musselman’s Lake. Many thanks to the staff at Chartwell Wenleigh for their care and attention in Betty’s final years. Visitation at Paul O’Connor Funeral Home, 1939 Lawrence Avenue East, Scarborough, on Wednesday, March 11, from 6-8 p.m. and on Thursday, March 12, at The Church of St. Jude (Wexford), 10 Howarth Avenue from 10 a.m. until the time of the Service at 11 a.m. Followed by a reception at the church. Interment at Pine Hills Cemetery will follow the reception. Donations in Betty’s honour may be made to The Church of St. Jude (Wexford) Memorial Fund, 10 Howarth Avenue, Toronto, ON, M1R 1H4 (416-755-5872).

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No words can express how sad we all are to see lovely Betty go. She was a grand gal and loving wife. We had great times together and esp... Read more Robert, Madeleine and Richard Birrell
Huntsville, Ontario March 10, 2020
Wow - the fond memories that flooded my head when I heard Aunt Betty had passed away - of her and my mum tearing off the corn husks, laugh... Read more Tim, Deirdre & Olivia
North Vancouver March 09, 2020
I've seen great Aunt Betty more these last 3 years than the previous 34 and I'm so glad to have been around for her and George. She's had ... Read more Andrew Keaveney
Etobicoke March 08, 2020
Being an import to the family i greatly appreciated the warmth and love i received from George and Betty right off the bat! It means a gr... Read more Ted Appleton
North Vancouver March 08, 2020
We are so sad that our dear friend Betty has gone but we feel blessed to have known her. She was a beautiful and and a wonderful lady and ... Read more Audrey and Dan
Toronto March 08, 2020

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