Betty Markell

Suddenly at home on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Betty Markell of Brinston, age 62. Loving mother of Allan Markell (Melanie) of Cornwall. Loving grandmother of Shayna and Sawyer. Dear sister of Lisa Beatson (David) of Glen Stewart and Penny Wright (John) of Cornwall. Predeceased by her parents Gordon and Flossie Markell, her husband Allan Simser and her brothers Jimmy and David. Also survived by nieces and nephews.

Funeral Arrangements

Friends may call at the Marsden McLaughlin Funeral Home, Williamsburg, on Sunday from 2-4 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, April 23rd at 11 a.m. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at


Spruce Haven Cemetery, Brinston

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