Mary Murray

Mary Murray

In Loving Memory

Mary Elizabeth Manley (Betty) Murray

nee Power

November 5, 1922 – March 27, 2012

Betty was born in Wayne, Alberta to Walter and Maude Power. She was the eldest of four children. The family moved to British Columbia in 1932. Betty grew up in Burnaby, New Westminster and later in Vancouver. During the war, she worked at Pacific Veneer Plant making parts for war planes. Later, she worked at Safeway for many years. After her retirement she joined the Dunbar Lawn Bowling Club where she enjoyed many good times with friends.

Betty was predeceased by her parents and her brother John Manley Power. She is survived by her children, Jack Murray, Jan (Dave) LeFrancois and Debbie

(Richard) Murray, grandsons Jason and Mathew

LeFrancois, sister May McFarland, brother Hugh (Olga) Power and many special nieces and nephews.

In 2009 Betty moved to Terrace and became a member of the Happy Gang Centre. Betty always had a kind word for everyone and was loved by all who met her. Thank you to all her friends for their kindness and support during her good health and short illness. She will be missed by all she touched.

A celebration of her life will be held at the Happy Gang Centre on Friday April 13th, 2012 at 3:00pm.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Betty’s name to the Terrace Happy Gang Centre for Seniors 3226 Kalum St., Terrace, BC V8G 2N1.

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