Betty Douglas

Betty Douglas

Wednesday, June 13th, 1928 Friday, May 17th, 2019

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Obituary for Betty Iris Douglas (Winstone)

Douglas, Betty Iris (nee Winstone)
Peacefully at the Avalon Care Center, Orangeville on Friday, May 17, 2019 at the age of 90. Beloved wife of the late George Douglas (2006). Dear mother of Elizabeth Harding, Anne Zvonkin and her husband Paul, and Alexander and his wife Noelette. Proud grandmother of Scott Harding and D.J. Harding. Loving great-grandmother of Patricia and Ethan. Predeceased by her sister Mary Coates of England and her sister-in-law Betty Potter of Scotland. Betty will be lovingly remembered for her dedication to family and friends. She provided selfless, dependable service to many Orangeville community organizations, including Tweedsmuir Presbyterian Church, Headwaters Hospital Auxiliary, the Horticultural Society and the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society. The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to the Avalon Care Centre staff for their care and compassion.

Funeral Service will be held at Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre 21 First St., Orangeville on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. Memorial donations to Tweedsmuir Presbyterian Church or Headwaters Hospital Auxiliary would be appreciated by the family.

A tree will be planted in memory of Betty in the Dods & McNair Memorial Forest at the Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. The annual dedication service will be held on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be offered to the family at

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  • Visitation

    Friday, May 31st, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
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    Friday, May 31st, 2019
    10:00am - 11:00am
  • Service

    Friday, May 31st, 2019 | 11:00am
    Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, May 31st, 2019
    Rev. Hansel Chen
  • Reception

    Friday, May 31st, 2019 | 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Dods & McNair Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
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    Friday, May 31st, 2019
    12:00pm - 2:00pm

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Sheila MacIver and family sent flowers to the family of Betty Iris Douglas (Winstone).
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Sheila MacIver and family sent flowers to the family of Betty Iris Douglas (Winstone).
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Heidi Buchanan

Hi Liz

I was at the Avalon yesterday (July 7) and learned of your mother's passing.....I was so sorry to hear that news and equally as sorry that I have only just now found out about it and not been able to give you my condolences in person. Treasure your memories.
Hugs. Heidi Buchanan
Comment | Posted at 05:51pm via Condolence

Ellen Howlett

Our condolences to you and the family

Ellen, Jeffrey and Amanda Howlett
Comment | Posted at 04:23pm via Condolence

Andrea Roome-Cameron

Liz, We're so sorry to read of your mom's passing. Our thoughts are with you and the boys.
Love, Andy, Sue, Doug, Tom, Bill and families
Comment | Posted at 03:37pm via Condolence

Pauline Oliff

My Condolences to Betty's family. I knew very Betty well from our Headwaters Healthcare Auxiliary and remembered all her many contributions to our Auxiliary over many, many years. May God grant her Rest Eternal. Sincerely, Pauline Oliff
Comment | Posted at 11:55pm via Condolence

Michael Pytlik

Sincerest condolences to the family from Mike and Virg Pytlik
Comment | Posted at 11:54am via Condolence

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