Edith Elizabeth (Betty) Paterson

Edith Elizabeth (Betty) Paterson


Edith Elizabeth (Betty) Paterson born March 28, 1926 in Quebec has passed away on July 27, 2015 at the age of 89. Betty was predeceased by her husband David Paterson. Betty is survived by her loving children, Don, Susan, John, Jimy and Dave, 15 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren and many other relatives and friends across Canada and in Holland.


In addition to raising her 5 children Betty was a Life Time Member of the The Royal Canadian Legion Sooke Br #54, and a recognized volunteer in the community of Sooke. Betty was always willing to contribute to the growth and development of Sooke.


We wish to thanks all of those who cared for her during her time at the Gorge Road Hospital WaterView Unit and the Victoria General Hospital.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be sent in her name to the Sooke Hospice.


Betty requested that there was to be no service. We will be having a celebration of her life in the near future.


Oh knees up Mother Brown,

Knees up Mother Brown,

Knees up, Knees Up, never let the breeze up,

Knees up Mother Brown.