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BETKER, Jeannette Evelyne (nee Williams)

May 25, 1925 – New Westminster, British Columbia
April 20, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta

It is with great sorrow we announce the passing of Jeannette “Jean” Betker on Monday, April 20, 2015 at the age of 89 in Calgary, AB.

Jean was born on May 25, 1925, in New Westminster, BC. She married Harold Betker on July 28, 1945 and enjoyed 55 years before he passed. Jean also loved their schnauzer Fritz. Jean lived in Calgary for more than half her life. She worked for AGT for many years. She enjoyed traveling and the outdoors. She was a great cook and baker. She also enjoyed crocheting and crafting and many people were the recipients of her homemade gifts.

Jean was predeceased by her husband Harold and their dog Fritz. She is survived by her son Barrie, wife Maxine, and their daughters, Heather, Jennifer, and Shari, husband Blair and her great-grand kids, Destinee, Megann, and Parker. And Jean’s daughter Gayle, (Peter), and their children Dean and Tania (Lee). She is also survived by her siblings and many in-laws.

Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North) on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North) on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through The family would like to thank all the staff who cared for Jean during her stay at the Foothills Hospital. 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, (888) 566 – 5864., or to a charity of your choice.

In living memory of Jeannette Betker, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.

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