Betty Nelson

Obituary of Betty Ann Nelson

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Betty Ann Nelson (nee Clysdale) in her 86th year on Friday, March 31. Daughter of Audrey Emma Clysdale and Beryl Thomas Clysdale, sister to Kathryn Marie Ackland, mother to Carolyn Ann Johns and grandmother to Eric Andrew Johns (Rebecca) and Brady Alexander Johns. She battled throat and lung cancer for 12 years. She was a long-time employee of Canadian General Electric for 46 years. Also, Betty was an avid fan of the Peterborough Petes while enjoying a volunteer position selling 50/50 tickets for the Petes Booster Club since 1967.


There will be a visitation held at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES- LAKEFIELD CHAPEL, 66 Queen Street, on Monday, April 24th 2023 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm, followed by a private burial at Lakefield Cemetery. Condolences and Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society and the Kawartha Food Share may be made by visiting, or by calling 705 652-3355.



1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Monday, April 24, 2023
Hendren Funeral Home- Lakefield Chapel
66 Queen Street
Lakefield, Ontario, Canada