Arnold, Elizabeth (Betty)

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Aug. 2, 1945 – Nov. 22, 2022

Betty C. Arnold, age 77 passed away peacefully on Tues. Nov. 22, 2022 at Stettler Alberta hospital with her family by her side.

Betty was born to Joseph and Rose Simon at Saskatoon, Sask. on Aug. 2, 1945.

Betty spent many years in Rabbit Lake until she later moved to Big Beaver and Bengough. She then later moved to Stettler, Alta. where she spent the last 30 years.

Betty enjoyed gardening and had a love for flowers. Many people remember her being goofy, fun to be around, dancing and stern when she needed to be.

She was predeceased by her parents Joseph and Rose Simon, and nephews Matt Trout and Harvey Krelow.

Betty will forever be remembered by her husband Ron Arnold, her daughter Bonnie (Glenn) Lillejord, granddaughter Reena, great-granddaughter Felicity and Macey, granddaughter Jodi (Leith) Watamanuk, great-grandchildren: Marissa, Aurora, Geriko and Alyss; daughter, Dawnita (Melvin) Holmes, grandchildren Catlin (Justin), Chass (Cory) and great-grandchildren Alexis, Hailey, Karson and Kenzie; Ron’s daughters Barb and family, Diane and family, Jackie, Taniassa and family.

Betty is also survived by her sisters and brothers: Agnus Peters, Lilian Sarenco, Elaine Quessy, Joyce Simon, Gladys and Don Hall, Roger and Mary Ann Simon, James and Anita Simon, Douglas Simon and Brian Simon.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to the Alberta Lung Association, 208, 17420 Stony Plain Road, NW Edmonton, Alta. T6E 9Z9, Canadian Cancer Society 200-325 Manning Road, NE, Calgary, Alta. T2E 9Z9 or to the Alzheimer Society of Alberta Unit 1, 550-45 Street, Red Deer, Alta. T4N 1L1.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Stettler Funeral Home & Crematorium entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements 403-742-3422.

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