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Nilsson, Betty

The friends and family of 
Betty Marie Nilsson (nee Witzel) 
are saddened to announce her passing 
on June 19th, 2021 
at the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital (Picton) 
in her 98th year.

Betty was born in Kitchener, Ontario on December 13, 1923 to Edward and Louise (Kudoba) Witzel.
She was the wife to the late Bill Nilsson (2017),
sister to Jerry 
Witzel (deceased) and mother to Gary.
Her sister-in-laws Vivian Robinson, Astrid 
Burkholder and Carolle (Don) Ziegler survive her.

Betty spent time in the WRCNS during WWII. She met her husband Bill at the Chicopee Ski Club in Kitchener
and they were married in 1952.
They lived in 
Kitchener until their move in the 1980s to Wellington.

The friends and family would like to thank the medical staff at the Picton Hospital, 
her fantastic neighbours Nicole; Doris and Karen as well as Tod Lavender for their support during these last years.

At Betty’s request cremation has taken place and no service is planned. 
Condolences may be shared at
In her memory donations can be made to the
PEC Memorial Hospital Foundation 

Arrangements entrusted to the 


Memorial Donations to the Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation 
may be made by cheque and mailed to 403 Main Street, Picton, ON K0K 2T0
or online at 

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