BETHwebElizabeth “Beth” Fotheringham, of Hanover, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 21, 2013.   She was 89.

Born in Arthur, Ontario on June 26, 1924 to David and Gertrude (nee Waters) McNabb. Beth was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, the Rothsay U.C.W., Carry on Institute and was known for her involvement in numerous choirs around the county.

Survived by sons Grant (Edie) Fotheringham of Point Clark, Carl (Sharon) Fotheringham of Mildmay, daughter Ann Thomas (Doug Cameron) of Ripley, loving “GG” to Brent (Michelle) Fotheringham, Tammy (Vince) Legault, Tracey (Ernie) Abbott, Troy (Angie) Fotheringham, Terri (Kevin) Weaver, Steven Thomas (Lisa), David (Kelly) Thomas and twenty-one great grandchildren. Predeceased by her husband Clarence and brothers Percy and Alvin McNabb.

Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 pm.  A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 11:00 am, at Grace United Church (310-12th Street, Hanover). Rev. Rienk Vlietstra officiating. Interment in Derryadd Cemetery, Rothsay.

Memorial donations to the Saugeen Villa Residents Council- Palliative Team or to Grace United Church Hanover would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Register book available at

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