MAGNESS, Elizabeth Mary (Betty),
Of St. Catharines, Ontario, passed away on March 4, 2014 after a lengthy illness. A private funeral service will be held at the Butler Funeral Home, Niagara Street. Burial will follow at Victoria Lawn Cemetery. Betty was born in St. Catharines on April 9, 1928, she graduated from St. Catharines Collegiate Institute and Vocational School. Betty proudly worked for the T. Eaton Company all her career. Betty is survived by her sister Eleanor Mullarkey and her niece Lynne Shilling. Betty is preceded in death by her mother Ida May (nee Bishop), father Robert John Magness, brother-in-law John Mullarkey and nephew Sean Mullarkey. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to the Hotel Dieu Shaver, Heart and Stroke Foundation, or the charity of your choice. The family of Betty Magness wishes to thank the Hotel Dieu Shaver for their kindness and care, as well as many family, friends, and neighbours for their kindness during her illness.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Mar. 6, 2014