Elizabeth Van Belle

Obituary of Elizabeth Van Belle

Van Belle, Elizabeth

October 23, 1923 - November 27, 2020

97 years, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, November 27, 2020 with her daughters by her side. Beloved wife of the late Aimy Van Belle. Loving mother of Mary, Jane and Susan, and her dearest pet Buster. Survived by sister-in-law Betty Beresh, brothers-in-law Archie Van Belle (Vickie) and Howard Brackell. Predeceased by her parents Honor and Joseph Beres and siblings Nancy Kuli (George), Helen Bonyai (Andrew), Joseph Beresh, in laws Victor and Marie Van Belle, Margaret Brackell, nephew, Ernie Bonyai and nieces, Elizabeth Ondic and Irene Wharram. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Special thank you to mom’s caregivers Cora, Marva, Asema, Lorraine, Harvey, Tessie, Awet, and Dr. Niaxin Jiang. Elizabeth dedicated her life to her daughters who loved her very much. She had a sweet sense of humour, an impish grin and infectious laugh. She will be missed! She was a farmer for many years and ended her working life as a member of the kitchen staff at Leamington Hospital. As per Elizabeth’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Visitation at the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Sunday, December 6, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Memorial Service to celebrate Elizabeth's life on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Interment at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Due to COVID restrictions, visitation is limited to a specific number of people at a time. Only those with an appointment will be allowed in. Please book an appointment online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca to secure attendance to pay your respects to the family. EVERYONE must wear a mask and social distance from the family and those around them. In honor of Elizabeth, memorial donations may be made to your local food bank, your local animal shelter or humane society. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

 

Sunday
6
December

Visitation 1

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, December 6, 2020
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
14 Russell Street
Leamington, Ontario, Canada
Monday
7
December

Service Information

10:00 am
Monday, December 7, 2020
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
14 Russell Street
Leamington, Ontario, Canada

Interment Information

Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery
366 Talbot Street West
Leamington, Ontario, Canada