Peacefully at home, in Niagara-on-the-Lake, after a long and happy life. Wife of the late Air Vice Marshal D. Lister. Survived by her daughters Lynne, Elizabeth (Merlyn) and son John. Step children Murray (Barbara), Sydney (Marvin), Jaye and their families, grandson Michael (Denise) and their two daughters Kate and Sarah, sister Barbara. Predeceased by her sister Jeanne, brothers Gordon and Richard and grandson John.
Born inWinnipegin 1916. Educated at Balmoral Hall,Winnipegand St. Alban’s,Hertfordshire,England. “Betsy” was past Chair of The May Court Club, Co-Chair of The United Way, Chair of the Women’s Committee and the Acquisitions Committee of theArtGallery, all inLondon,Ontario.
She was a wonderful Mother with a wicked sense of humour, an enthusiastic golfer, sailor, gardener, artist, bridge player and hostess.
Private arrangements have been entrusted to the Niagara-on-the-Lake Chapel of the Morgan Funeral Homes. For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to The Pump House,247 Ricardo Street,NOTL,ONL0S 1J0.