Peacefully at the Southampton Care Centre after a long battle with Alzheimer’s, Betty Oakley, in her 81st year, went to join her best friend and love of her life Bob (Robert) on March 3, 2022. Betty was the much loved, perfect mom to Rhonda Johnston (Jim Lockhart), and Jason (Christine). She was the so very cherished Nana to Colby (Shelby), Teaghan (Taylor), Mattingly, and Avery. Also survived by her brother Edward Gole (Miriam); sisters Linda (Ron Klein), and Judy Strathearn (Terry Peter); and brothers-in-law John Mueller and Don Prior. Loved and missed by her many nieces, nephews and Goddaughter Jackie Oakley. Predeceased by her brother Lyle Gole (Betty); and sisters Lois Privatt, Norma Mueller, Janet (Harley Martin), and Ina Prior.
Friends will be received on Monday, March 7, 2022 from 2:00pm – 4:00pm and 7:00pm – 9:00pm at the T.A. Brown Funeral Home, 510 Mill Street, Port Elgin, 519-832-2222. A funeral service will be held in and live streamed from the chapel on Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at 1:00pm. Family and friends wishing to view the service may do so on facebook @BrownFamilyFH or in the service details below.
Memorial donations to the Alzheimer’s Society or the Southampton Care Centre Resident’s Council would be appreciated by the family.
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