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Moulton, Beatrice (Betty) (Died on 1 Oct 2010)
appeared in Oakville Beaver, 6 Oct 2010, p. 36

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MOULTON, Beatrice (Betty) 1917 - 2010 I t i s w i t h g r e a t s a d n e s s t h a t w e a n n o u n c e t h e p a s s i n g o f B e t t y Moulton on October 01, 2010 in her 94th year. A t a y o u n g a g e , B e t t y l e f t h e r birthplace of Port Robinson to pick fruit at the Heeks fami ly farm in Bronte. W h a t w a s t o b e a t e m p o r a r y j o b b e c a m e h e r p e r m a n e n t h o m e a n d place of employment for the next 52 years . Ne ighbours wi l l reca l l Bet ty driving the tractor and tending to al l matters related to the farm; she was one of the most capable women we know. After life on the farm Betty didnt stray far, always living within a strolls distance from her home on 3rd line. Betty s only family were her parents and sad ly she los t her mother a t a very young age, but she d id have a much larger family in all of her friends. Bet ty would of ten te l l us that when people would ask i f she had fami ly, she would te l l them that her fr iends were her family and all of us felt the s a m e . S h e w a s o u r G r e a t Grandmother, Grandmother, Mother and Sister. We were not a family by blood we were a family by choice. Betty, we will miss your many stories and your wit; its been a privilege. I n acco rdance w i th Be t t y s w i shes there will be a private internment, next to her parents, at St. Pauls Church in Port Robinson at a later date.

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6 Oct 2010
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1 Oct 2010
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    Latitude: 43.4473682625124 Longitude: -79.6665048808289
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Moulton, Beatrice (Betty) (Died on 1 Oct 2010)