Elisabeth (Betsy) VAN DYL

Mrs. Elisabeth Carolina (Betsy) Van Dyl was born on November 2nd, 1918 in Japara, Java, Indonesia and passed away on June 17th, 2007 in Vernon, B.C. at the age of 88 years. She will be lovingly remembered by her devoted husband, Jan, to whom she was married for 59 years; her sons, Frits (Dianne) Van Dyl of High River, Alberta and Nico (Tracy) Van Dyl of Sarnia, Ontario and her grandson, Ryan Van Dyl of Sarnia, Ontario. Betsy was a resident of Vernon since 1975 and was active with the Okanagan Artists’ League. She loved the outdoors and had a great passion for gardening. Cremation preceded a Celebration Of Betsy’s Life which will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Monday, June 25th, 2007 at 2:00 P.M. with Reverend Gregg Jeske officiating. Placement of Betsy’s cremated remains will follow in the Bethel Rose Garden Of Remembrance. The family invites friends to join them at a Reception in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel at the conclusion of the Committal Service. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Betsy to the Canadian Diabetic Association, P.O Box 1301, Vernon, B.C. V1T 6N6. Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street,

Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (250) 542-1187