Elizabeth « Betty » Louise (Rideout) Violette of
Perth-Andover, NB, passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by
her loving family after a brief illness. Betty was born on July 9,
1935 to William and Vera (Foster) Rideout in Carlow, (Johnville),
Betty leaves behind her husband of 65 years, Guilmond Violette; her
daughters, Claire (Wayne) and Beth (Malcolm); her sons, Gui
(Christine), Dan (Cheryl), and Ray (Sheeleen). She dearly loved her
eleven grandchildren, Billy, Joey, Nikki, Thomas, Emilie, Amanda,
Courtney, Heather, Kaitlyn, Danielle, and Rhiannon; and her ten great
grandchildren, Michael, Lacey, Alex, Emma, Mackenzie, Lachlan, Lydia,
Naysa, Frankie, and Zoe.
She leaves behind siblings, Doug, Alice (Fred), Ivan (Nancy), Harvey,
Alonzo (Gwen), and Jasper. She was predeceased by her parents and
siblings, Allen (Dianna), Clara (Lewis), Bill (Ruth), Archie, and
Betty was very active, going on daily walks, doing her own yard work,
and tending to her vegetable and flower gardens. She cooked for her
family and did all her own housework into her 86th year.
Betty was also very talented. She could sew, knit, quilt, square
dance, and was a wonderful cook. She loved being involved in the
Antique Auto Club, camping in their travel trailer (summering at
Portage Lake with her sister Clara), gardening, and bird watching.
Above all, she loved doing things with and for her family.
Betty was a faithful member of St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church
in Perth-Andover and was involved in the CWL for over 60 years.
There will be no visitation upon Betty’s request. A funeral service
will be held on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 2 pm from St. Mary of the
Angels Catholic Church. Father Gilbert Doddatto celebrating. Interment
will follow in the parish cemetery.
For those who wish, memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society
would be appreciated by the family.
Betty’s family would like to thank Dr. Carter Kennedy and the
Extra-Mural nurses and staff for their kind and professional care, as
well as Kindred Home Care for their wonderful support services.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brunswick Funeral Home,
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Betty Violette 19352021..
Décès pour la Ville: Perth-Andover, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick