December 16, 1927 – Ottawa, ON
July 2, 2014 – Calgary, AB
Betty Williams of Calgary passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at the age of 86 years.
Betty was born in Ottawa but moved to Calgary at a very young age, where she lived for the remainder of her life. She attended St Mary’s school and later Calgary Business College.
Betty is survived by three children Greg (Joanne Quirk-Williams), Diane (Fred) VanVliet and Therese McArthur; two granddaughters Michelle McArthur (Dave Badcock) and Deanna McArthur (Mackie Bellot); the VanVliet children and grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother Jack McDonald of Victoria, British Columbia and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Betty was predeceased by her husband Bob Williams, two infant children Martin and Catherine and three sisters Helen, Irene and Byrne.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. James’ Catholic Church (5504 – 20th Street S.W.) on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Lung Association, P.O. Box 4500, Station South, Edmonton, AB T6E 6K2 Telephone: 1 (888) 566 – 5864. www.ab.lung.ca.
In living memory of Betty Williams, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences