Elizabeth O'Grady

June 27, 2019

Obituary

Passed away at home on June 27th, 2019, Elizabeth (Betty) O’Grady.  Predeceased by her parents Jessie and James O’Grady; her brothers James and Thomas; and sisters Ann Rowsell, Josephine Gallivan and Mary Rogers.  Beth leaves behind her sister Mona Myler and many friends and other relatives.  Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Monday July 1 from 2-7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held from Mary Queen of Peace on Tuesday July 2 at 9:30 a.m. with interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.  Flowers gratefully accepted or donations in Betty’s memory may be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation.

Schedule

Visitations

2-7 p.m. on July 1, 2019

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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funeral

9:30am, Tuesday July 2nd

Mary Queen of Peace


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Sorry to hear of Betty’s passing, I worked with Betty for many years and we kept in touch since our working days. Condolences to family and friends.

I was sorry to hear that Betty had passed away. I have many good memories of her when I was growing up next door and in latter years I always enjoying seeing in her garden when I was walking in my old neighbourhood.
Condolences to her family & friends.

Although I lived on Forest Road for many years it was at St. John’s Memorial Stadium where I met Betty. She was there the day I met my late husband Eric Baird and we chatted often ad talked about the old days. We had many laughs while watching boys only. She was a fabulous skater and loved to skate to great music. Her other love was her garden and she took me through a few times and explained her choices. Rest in peace.

I grew up living next door to the wonderful O’Grady family. They were all so friendly and good neighbours. I remember Betty always looking so nice, smiling and chatting with everybody on the road. She was a lovely lady. In recent years I’d often have the good fortune to meet her at the supermarket where we’d catch up on each other’s news. It was always such a treat to see her.
I remember a conversation with a lady who knew Betty growing up and she recalled to me what a terrific skater Betty was. Later I relayed this story to Betty and she beamed “I loved skating”
I believe Betty is probably skating now.
Condolences to the Family.

Paul and Suze Conway

Great Aunt Betty. Wonderful memories of visiting home as a young kid and getting to spend time with you. You lived a long life and I am blessed to share some of mine with you.

Aunt Betty, I was sorry to hear of your passing. I’m glad I saw you last year, you were my hero

So sorry to hear of Betty’s passing! I remember her as an intelligent, very stylist woman! Condolences for her family.

Rest In Peace, Betty. I knew you for a short time and I know your wish was to die in peace at home. You’re in God’s hands now. Our condolences to her family.

So sorry our friend Betty will not be there when we get home. We are happy her wish was fulfilled to die at home. She is at rest and won’t be lonely anymore . She has gone through a few rough months and is now at peace. To Tony and Mon a and family our deepest sympathy. Rest In Peace Betty. Sincerely Bill and Lorna

We were very sorry to hear of Betty’s passing. We are thinking of her family at this difficult time.