Passed peacefully at home with her loving family at her side, Betty Johnston, aged 95 years young.
Predeceased by her husband Captain Clarence James Johnston, C.D., her parents John and Margaret Bugden; siblings Audrey, Jessie, Jean, Leighton and Shirley.
Left with a lifetime of fond and loving memories her children Sandra (David, deceased), David (Debbie), Peter (Karen), Janet (Jim); grandchildren Christopher, Jennifer (Scott), Stephanie (Greg), Berlynn (Lee), Shaunna (Robert), Barry (Ashley), Lynn (Robert), Sarah, Matthew; great-grandchildren Oliver, Annebelle, Emmett, and Davie; many nieces, nephews, extended family and cherished friends.
Betty was a character, with a wonderful sense of humour. She was a kind and generous soul, known for her hospitality. Her home was like a beacon that welcomed all who entered her doors. Anyone from out of town always knew they could count on Bet for a place to stay. Her family was her pride and joy. She was a dedicated parishioner of the Anglican Cathedral, as well as a long-serving member of the ACW.
Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Wednesday, September 14 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist on Thursday, September 15 at 11 a.m. with interment to follow in the Anglican Cemetery, Kenmount Road.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Betty’s memory may be made to the Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.
Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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Anglican Cathedral of St. John the Baptist
Church Street, St. John's
Interment to follow in Kenmount Road Anglican Cemetery.