Easterbrook, Betty Doreen (nee Belton) – Betty died peacefully following a lengthy illness at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie on Saturday, November 29, 2014. She is survived by Don, her loving husband of 58 years. Betty was a loving mother to five children, Don (Linda), Karen (Bill), Kathy (Brian), Dan (Lori) and Nancy (Steve). Betty will be missed by her nine grandchildren, Jim, David, Don, Cheryl, Ken. Kelly, Holly, Nicole and Trevor and by her great grandchildren Liam, Aurora and Ewan. She is also survived by her loving sister Marilyn. There were many people involved in the care of our mother. The family wishes to thank VON staff, with special gratitude to Marilyn and Sylvie who spent many days with our mother as friends and caregivers. We also wish to thank the talented staff from St. Elizabeth’s who provided support to our mother and father over the past year. We also wish to offer a tremendous thank you to Hospice Simcoe who helped mom to leave this world with dignity and love. In lieu of flowers the family wishes to request donations be made to Hospice Simcoe: http://www.hospicesimcoe.ca There will be a private family memorial at a later date.