FRASER – Elizabeth “Betty” J., 79, of Liverpool, passed away peacefully in Queens Manor, Liverpool on Thursday, October 12, 2017.
Born in Pictou, she was a daughter of the late Selwyn and Elizabeth (Briard) Fraser.
Betty was a nurse and operation room technician for all of her working life. She started her career at the Halifax Infirmary and then worked at the “San” before moving to Liverpool where she worked in the OR for twenty six years until her retirement. She enjoyed quilting, gardening and bird watching. She did crossword puzzles and loved to read atlases. In her younger years, she played hockey, baseball and was an excellent swimmer.
Betty is survived by her brothers Daniel (Bessie) and Brian and her special close friend Paulette Wamboldt.
She was predeceased by her brother Donald.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. A graveside memorial service will be held Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Gregory’s Catholic Cemetery , College Street. Father Charles Offor officiating. No flowers by request, donations may be made to Queens Branch of the S.P.C.A. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com
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To Betty’s family
My sincere sympathy on your loss.
I worked with Betty at QGH for many years.
To Betty’s family, sorry for your loss
Philip and Holly Smith
To Paulette and family ,
I didn’t meet dear Betty until she became a roommate to my mother at the Manor. She was a kind and gentle soul and we have been so saddened by her recent difficult journey.
Paulette,you have been an absolutely wonderful friend to Betty.She was fortunate to have such a caring person by her side so often.
May Betty rest in peace now.
Walter and Sherri Miller
To Betty’s Family:
Our condolences to you all at this time.She was a great person and a pleasure to work with at Queens General.She will be missed.
My sincere sympathy to the family. May she rest in peace.
Sorry to hear of Betty passing .
I asked her to make a quilt for my daughter as a wedding gift and it was absolutely beautiful.
A wonderful keepsake.
Arlene and Buddy Greenough
Our sincere sympathy to Bettys family,Also to Paulette Wamboldt who was always there for Betty.R I P Betty.
Sincere Condolences to Betty’s Family,
we worked at Queens General for many years.
Sincere condolences to Betty’s family and Paulette.
To Betty’s family &Paulette Wamboldt.
Sorry to hear of Betty’s passing. She doesn’t have to suffer any more.
Paulette was so good to Betty.I also worked at Queens General with Betty.
Thinking of you at this difficult time.
To Paulette and Betty’s Family.
So sad to hear of Betty’s passing. We had a lot of fun times at the Manor with Betty in the earlier days of “Manor” life.
My condolences to you all.
my prayers are with the family betty was a very good lady and my best friend she will be missed
I only met Betty when I visited my mother in the Manor..she was always very pleasant and seemed like a sweet lady. I wish to offer my most sincere condolences to hr family.
To Betty’s family: Please accept my heartfelt sympathy on your loss. I worked with Betty at Queens General and we always had a laugh. She was one of a kind.
Betty was a wonderful character, she was a person that would always do or say something to make a person laugh. . . May you find laughter and love in Heaven because I know you have arrived after such a long journey.
Condolence to Betty’s Family,Paulette and Girls
Sincere condolences to Betty’s Family at this sad time,may she be RIP
I’m so sorry for the passing of Betty. She was a very strong fighter. Betty was very lucky to have Paulette by her side. My prayers and thoughts go out to you Paulette and her family.
Ruth Anne Zwicker
So sorry to hear of Betty’s passing. She was a great nurse. I remember her well from her days in the OR. RIP Betty. Sending sincere condolences to her family.
To Betty’s Family,
Sorry to hear of her passing….i worked with her at QGH for many years..RIP Betty
Sorry for your loss . Betty was a very nice person. Very sad to hear.
Brenda and Bob Lohnes
To Betty’s Family: We too met Betty at Queens Manor when my mother was a resident there. Betty was always telling us about the beautiful birds she enjoyed watching and we enjoyed our many conservations with her. Rest in peace Betty!
Roger & Isolde Savage
Dear Paulette and family of dear Betty,
– Isolde and I want to express our heartfelt feelings to you on Betty’s passing
– thank you Paulette for your faithful and constant attention to Betty’s well-being over these years at the Manor
– Isolde always commented on Betty’s unique humour & frankness and her devotion & love to her pets and her feathered friends
– She enjoyed working with Betty over those many years at the local hospital’s OR
– Isolde will deeply miss her frequent visits with Betty at the Manor and sharing her coffees and sweets that she always brought
love, Roger & Isolde
Kim Masland, MLA Queens-Shelburne
My sincere condolences for your loss. May you find peace and comfort during this difficult time.