Lloyd « David » Betts
David Betts, 72, of Riverside- Albert passed away suddenly
on November 23rd, 2021 at his residence following a battle with a
David was born in Riverside-Albert on November 2nd, 1949
the son of the late Lloyd Earl and Julia Mae McLeod)
He worked as a Mechanic for NB Tel and one of his last jobs
was working on the generators at the cell towers before his
retirement. He enjoyed being outdoors; fishing and hunting,
even getting in on the last hunting season this past
Saturday. David was small in stature but had a huge
heart. He would give the shirt off his back to anyone who
needed help. He enjoyed getting together and spending time
with his friends. He would want everyone
to remember the good times they shared and all the laughs.
His girls were his pride and joy and he would want them to know how
much he loved them and their families. They had a very
special place in his heart.
His girls were the biggest achievement in
his life and as he would say the best thing that ever happened to him.
Through life’s struggles he did the best he could,
may fond memories cling. « See you in
the spring ».
He will be missed by his daughters, Jana Danahy (Eric) of
Lethbridge,NFLD and Jessica Dorey (Joshua) of Hillsborough; his
grandchildren, Katelin (Danny), Kurtis, Emma, Ava, Ezra, and Luca; and
his treasured great-grandchildren, Noah, Chloe, Kamdyn and Aria;
sisters, Nancy Keirstead (Robert) of Hopewell Hill, Joan Malenfant
(Peter) of Barrie, ON and Jessie Douthwright (Derrick) of
Riverside-Albert; brother, Brian Betts (Phyllis) of
Riverside-Albert. He will also be missed by and by the
mother of his children, Elizabeth Collins; several nieces, nephews,
cousins and friends. Especially by his close friend Alan Murray who
was his chauffeur and hunting buddy the past few
Besides his parents he was predeceased by his sisters,
Dorothy McIver (Wesley) and Shirley Woodworth
Honouring David’s own wishes there will be
no visitation. A Celebration of his life
will be held at the Albert County Funeral Home on Saturday, November
27th, 2021 at 2:00pm with Pastor Josh Dorey officiating. Interment
will be in the Hopewell Cemetery, Hopewell Hill,
Proof of double vaccination and masks are required
to attend the service.
Donations to the Hopewell Cemetery, Canadian
Liver Foundation or to the charity of the donor’s choice would be
greatly appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are in the care of the Albert County Funeral
Home, 4130 Route 114, Hopewell Cape, NB, E4H-3K2
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Lloyd David Betts 19492021..
Décès pour la Ville: Hopewell Cape, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick