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Kathleen Eliza "Betty" Blackwell
Female 1926 - 2009


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  • Birth  5 Feb 1926  , England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Name  Betty Blackwell 
    Name  Kathleen Eliza "Betty" Arndt 
    Name  Kathleen Eliza "Betty" Henderson 
    Residence  1997  Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-262461 
    Died  23 Jul 2009  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I262461  Generations
    Last Modified  30 Apr 2017 

    Family 1  Norman Campbell Henderson,   b. 1908,   d. 16 Nov 1997, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  27 Jan 1955 
    Family ID  F46341  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Harry August Arndt,   b. 29 May 1924, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1951, London, Middlesex, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  7 Jul 1945  Blackmore, , Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Carol Arndt
     2. Dianne Arndt
    Family ID  F233136  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • HENDERSON, Betty (Mrs. Norman) - Passed away peacefully, at the Village of Winston Park Nursing Home, Kitchener, on Wednesday, July 23, 2008, with her beloved daughters by her side. Kathleen Eliza "Betty" was born February 5, 1926, in England and married Harry August Arndt in Blackmore, England on July 7, 1945. She came to Canada as a War Bride in 1947. Harry passed away August 13, 1951. Betty married Norman Campbell Henderson on January 27, 1955. Norman passed away November 16, 1997. Loving mother of Carol Schedewitz (nee Arndt) and Dianne Peterson (nee Arndt) and her husband Jerry, all of Kitchener. Will be greatly missed by her five grandchildren, Jeff Peterson and his wife Linda of Waterloo, Jennifer Craven and her husband Jim of Orangeville, Jason Schedewitz and his wife Charlotte, Jarid Peterson and his wife Brenda, Joe Peterson and Teryn Bradley, all of Kitchener; four great-grandchildren, Jasper and Cooper Peterson, Evan Schedewitz and Ayrial Peterson. Betty is survived by two sisters, Maggie Flegg and Hilda Pike of England and sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Lillian Melitzer, Lil and Bob Arndt, Randy Randall, Charles and Marjorie Arndt, Marg and Frank Vettor, Peter and Sheila Arndt, Paul Arndt, Grace and Robert Leis, Eva Billings, Isabel (Peggy) Hill and by her many nieces, nephews and their families. Predeceased by her parents, Albert and Lillian Blackwell; two brothers, Bob and Jack and four sisters, Gladys, Bella, Joan and Mary; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Helen Randall, Lorraine and Leo Steffler, Jean Arndt, Joyce Arndt, Orvell Billings, Marv and Dorothy Deller, Jack Hill, Homer and Laura Henderson. The family will receive their friends and relatives at the Dreisinger Funeral Home , Elmira on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. At 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 26, transfer will be made to the Gale Presbyterian Church, Elmira for funeral service at 11 a.m. with The Rev. Dr. Linda J. Bell officiating followed by interment in the Elmira Union Cemetery. In her memory, donations to Winston Park Charitable Foundation - Alzheimer's Garden or the Alzheimer Society of K-W would be appreciated by the family as expressions of sympathy. The family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff of Winston Park Nursing Home for the kindness, compassion and wonderful care Betty received.1a

      1aWaterloo Region Record - Jul. 24, 2008

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Norman Campbell Henderson - 17 Nov 1997.

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 5 Feb 1926 - , England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Jul 1945 - Blackmore, , Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1997 - Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jul 2009 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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