SCHILLER, Elizabeth (Betty) Mary
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Passed away peacefully in White Rock on May 26, 2013. It was only one month after her 91st birthday. Betty was born on April 24, 1922 to George and Mary Nethercote, in Saskatoon, Sask. She was predeceased by her husband August and older sisters Gladys and Constance. Betty Schiller and her beloved husband settled and lived in New Westminster for over forty years. She will be remembered as being very hospitable and generous. These traits followed through in her culinary talents. She made cakes, candies, breads and a variety of delicious eats and treats. One year at the Pacific National Exhibition, she won 6 first places and 1 second place award out of seven candy entries. Betty remained active and spent much of her remaining years in White Rock. Betty enjoyed needlework and swam three times a week up to late eighties. Her passing leaves behind her son Dan, daughter Mary, 3 granddaughters, 2 great-grandsons and 2 great-granddaughters. She will be missed by many, including the pets Roscoe, Ember and Lady. The Memorial Service will be on June 20, 2013 at St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Church 121 Columbia St. E, New Westminster at 11:00 a.m. A special thanks to the loving care of those who looked after her, and to Eva and Rose for their friendship to Elizabeth.
Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from June 16 to June 17, 2013