CHAN, Betty Y (Dong) Betty, born and raised in Victoria in December, 1925, suddenly passed away on July 20. Predeceased by her husband Daniel, sister Doreen, stepbrother Yau Tak and sister-in-law Florence. Survived by her children Russell, Joyce (Tim), Rick (Joi), grandchildren Tanya (Chad), Ryan (Meaghann), Amanda (Richard) and Jason and great grandchildren Kyle, Quince, Abigail. Brothers, Raymond, Herbert (Melinda), Henry (June), Jace (Dayanna) and sisters Dorothy (Gilbert), Anita, Naida (Peter), Rosabelle (Peter), Ida (Jim), Dora, step brothers: Allan (Jan), Jack (Sandy), Willard, brother-in law Jack Ngai and numerous nieces and nephews. She worked in the kitchen at RJH for 20 years where she made many friends. Betty's family would like to thank the bystanders, first responders and medical staff that helped out at the scene and Victoria General Hospital. A celebration of life will be held at First Memorial Funeral Services, 4725 Falaise Drive on Tuesday July 29 at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of B.C.
Published in Victoria Times Colonist from July 25 to July 26, 2014