Passed away at 72 years of age. She is predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Violet Dean; twin sister Madonna Hann; brother-in-law Franklin Hann; and sister-in-law Carol Dean. Left with loving memories are her devoted husband of 52 years Edward (Ret’d Fire Captain); son Dean(Nan); daughters Jo Ann Nippard (Howard) and Jill Druken (Leo); and her brother Maxwell Dean; her cherished grandchildren, the joys of her life, Joram, Amanda, Nicholas, Ayla, Rebecca, Julia and Ronin. Also leaving to mourn is her Special Aunt Inez Manning (Wes) of North Harbour, Placentia Bay and a large circle of family and friends. Betty dedicated many years supporting the ladies auxiliaries of the American Legion and the St. John’s Regional Fire Department. In addition to volunteering, her passions included expressing her creativity through ceramics, crafting, cake decorating, and gardening. Nothing offered Betty more pleasure than the time she spent making memories with family and friends, most especially those at the cabin. Visitation will take place at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, Sunday, August 14, 2016 from 7 to 9 pm and Monday August 15, 2016 from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9pm. Funeral service to be held at Carnell’s Memorial Chapel, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 11am.