Powers, Betty

August 09, 1925 ~ May 18, 2020

POWERS, Betty Jean (nee Butler) – Age 94, Passed away peacefully on Monday, May 18, 2020 at Lambton Meadowview Villa, Petrolia. Beloved wife of the late Harry (2004). Loving mother of Stuart, Philip (Linda), Mark (Regina), Lois (Gerald) Jinkerson. Proud grandmother of Kyle (Emily) Powers, Craig Powers (Rebecca McAuslan), David (Jody) Powers, Julie Powers, Alan Jinkerson (Chrissy Brown), Chelsea Miles and 10 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Survived by her sisters-in-law Darlene Pratt and Doreen Butler. Missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by parents Earl and Mildred Butler, grandson Eric Jinkerson and siblings Arthur and Ralph Butler and Ida Mae Anderson. Betty was a long-time member of Lady Martha Rebekah’s Lodge, Order of the Eastern Star and Federated Women’s Institute of Ontario, Brigden United Church and a 4-H Club Leader. Cremation has taken place.

Funeral Details
A celebration of life and private Family graveside service will take place at a later date.

Donations
Sympathy may be expressed through donations C.E.E Hospital Foundation (https://ceehf.ca).

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  1. Dear Phil, Linda and all the Powers families. Our deepest sympathy at this sad and most difficult time. We are thinking of you and hope the memories with your Mom will help heal your hearts. Love Frank and Dorothy Procter

  2. Our deepest sympathy to all of the families. cherish the memories you carry with you now and forever

  3. To all the Powers family, so sorry to hear of the passing of Betty. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Deepest Sympathy Gail, Randy & family.

  4. To the Family of Betty,
    I have fond memories of Betty. Both of us grew up on the 8th line of Moore and the Butler Family was our closet neighbours The Powers were our neighbours to the east. It was Betty who asked me to join the Naomi Eastern Star about 60 years ago .I had a little visit with her at Meadow Villa in January and I think that she knew who I was. Still had her pleasant smile.She has lived a long life and contributed much to her family and community. She is now at Peace..
    My sincere sympathy to all of Betty’s family.
    Marilyn Shaw

  5. To the Powers Family,
    I am sorry to hear of Betty‘s death. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. May your memories of her always be with you.

  6. On behave of myself and Model Lodge #147 I offer our condolences to Phill ,Linda and family on the passing of Betty Powers .

  7. My sincere condolences on the loss of your Mom. I have known her for many years, and went to public school with most of you. They were good friends with my parents, Mel and Norma Allison. Your Dad worked with mine for many years doing carpentry work and building houses. They were great people.
    Joyce (Allison) Barnes

  8. Our sincerest and deepest sympathy to all of you on the passing of your mother. May cherished memories help ease the grief you are feeling at this time.

  9. Sending my sincere sympathy in all the families of Betty. Over the years I have always enjoyed my visits with her and her late husband Harry.
    She has left treasured memories for everyone who knew her. Blessings

  10. To the Powers Family.I am very sorry for the loss of your Mother/Grandmother.Cherish your memories and may she rest in peace. Nancy (Salts) Hibbert

  11. My sympathies to the Powers family, she was a member of Naomi Chapter and a good friend RIP Betty

  12. I am sorry to hear of Betty’s passing . . . she was always such a friendly Brigden neighbour, I have fond memories of knowing her when growing up on the farm. Thinking of you all in your time of grief!

  13. Dear Phil and Betty, sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with all the family.Mayflower Lodge, Corunna from Louise Lucas and Joyce Brock

  14. Dear Phil and Linda and family,
    We are sorry to see of your mother’s passing. May all of you be comforted during this time.
    Sincerely,
    Jack and Kathy McCallum

  15. Frank & I we’re so very sorry to hear of the loss of your mother and grandmother. May God Bless all of your family during this difficult time. May he bring you his peace and love.

  16. Deepest sympathies to you all, I have many memories of you mom at the Brigden United Church and around Brigden. May you comfort each other at this time when we can’t come alone side you.