Betty Beattie

A photo of Betty Beattie


Blenheim Community Funeral Home
Saturday January 4, 2020
11:00 a.m.


Blenheim Community Funeral Home
Saturday January 4, 2020
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Betty Beattie passed peacefully into the arms of her Lord surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday January 1, 2020.  She was born in Chatham on October 18, 1929 to her late parents Vanessa & Gordon Beattie.

Loving mother to Shirley (Jamie) Brandie, Barbara (Jim) Houston, Jane (Dave) Kirkland, Judy (Ben) Casey, Lorie (Jack) Burk, Ron (Cheryl) Holmes, Darlene (Greg) Swance and Michael (Dave) Beattie.  Loving Grandmother to Melissa, Jimmy (Laurie), Jason, Cari, Ryan (Andrea), Tyler (Amber), Brandy (Larry), Shawn, Dawn (Boyd), Michelle (Jeremy), Matthew, Jesse, Lucky (Carrie), Derek (Jeanette), Colin (Nadja), Kelsey (Stephen), Kim and Jordan.  Predeceased by grandchildren Justine, Michael, Jason, Jane and Todd.  Also survived by numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.  She will be sadly missed by her brothers Ted and Mike Beattie.  Predeceased by her sister Emma.

Betty was an avid knitter who knit and donated over 100 knitted hats to the homeless every year.  Anyone who had the pleasure of meeting her left feeling blessed and joyful.

Family and friends are invited to the Blenheim Community Funeral Home on Saturday January 4, 2020 where visitation will be held from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. and will be followed immediately by a Funeral Service conducted by Pastor Eric Revie.  A private family interment will take place in Evergreen Cemetery after which the family will meet friends at Glad Tidings Community Church for a luncheon.

Friends wishing to remember Betty with a memorial donation are asked to consider the Salvation Army or a charity of your choice.

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Very fond memories,what a pillar of love,my thoughts and prayers with you all!!! What a big family.

To Betty's Family, Please know that we are thinking of all of you. Dick remembers delivering the Windsor Star to your mother when she lived down on Regent Street in the 60's. She will be missed. Sending our sympathies...

Dear Jane and family, I am truly saddened to hear of this great loss. Your Mom was such a beautiful, kind, and fun-loving lady! As a kid I spent a great deal of time at your house and quickly developed a deep admiration for Betty's easy-going nature and her abundance of patience in any situation. I hope that the wonderful memories you all share will, in time, help to ease the gaping hole in your hearts. Love Val Sincere condolences from the Johnston family - Staff, Val, & Doug

To Barb and family, we are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Bruce and Joyce Roe

To Ron and family, Sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

We were saddened to hear about the passing of Aunt Betty. Our thought and prayers go out to the family. Brad & Janice Beattie & Family

I have fond memories of your mom. Beginning in Erieau when she would come to St Paul's Anglican Church on Tuesday morning. Betty was always smiling and knitting. She will be missed by many, but she is with her Lord and Savior. Thinking of all of you . Carol Boylan

Dear Holmes Family ,Sorry about your loss.

Dear Holmes Family ,Sorry about your loss.

So sorry to hear about your loss . Thoughts and prayers are with you Darlene and your family .

so sorry to hear of the passing of such a nice lady, she was a very dear friend of our mother Patricia Armstrong in the Legion Villa, she will be missed sincerely Sheila, Dave and Patricia Armstrong

We are so blessed to have known your mom. She was a joy to be around. She made everyone she met feel special. So sad to hear she passed but happy for her meeting her Lord. You are a wonderful family with great memories. Love and prayers. Larry and Margaret Rose

I remember Betty from the Blenheim Pool. She was a very kind, beautiful woman! RIP Betty.

So sorry to see this, May God be with you at this time, Bless His Name,,

So sorry to hear about your Mom people will sure miss her knitting she brought alot of smiles to people's faces. The pain & hurt you have now is normal but just knowing some day we are all going to be together some what helps. No more pain, tears or separation from our loved ones again. To spend eternity with our loved ones & Jesus oh what a day that will be. Love & prayers for all.

Sincere condolences. 🙏

My deepest sympathies with Bettys passing. She was always very special to me. I will remember her always having a smile on her face. She will be missed.

I was so sorry to hear of Betty’s passing her and my mom where great friends and she was always great when we invaded her home growing up please except my sincere sympathy my thoughts are you all.

What a great lady Betty was. We had slot of laughs and swinging out at the cottage when she was there. Never heard her complain. So to all the family. You guys have a lot if great memories with your mom

To all of Betty's family, we offer our condolences on the passing of your wonderful family matriarch. We are all so honoured to have known this lovely lady. She will be missed here, but will be having the most wonderful celebration in heaven! Rest in paradise Betty. May you all find comfort in your many beautiful memories. Sincerely, Myra & Don Pettit, and Shayna Taylor.

So sorry to hear of Betty’s passing. Love Kandace and Eric

we send our condolence to Judy, Brandy and family. So sorry for your loss, Betty was a beautiful, wonderful person, I loved her dearly. We pray God will surround you with his love and care, just warp his arms around you and bring peace and comfort through your lose,

To the family so for your loss thoughts and prayers to all

Heart broken for you all. 🥺 She will be missed immensely by so very many people.

To Betty's Family.. Your Mom was a great lady. I remember when you all lived on Jane Street as kids.. My Mom ..Ruth Cudney and your Mom were good friends. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.