Elizabeth Holden

Obituary of Elizabeth Caroline Holden

HOLDEN, Elizabeth (Betty) Caroline

(nee NORTON)

Passed away peacefully at Markham Stouffville Hospital on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 in her 91st year.

Loving mother to her late son Allen (Sub) Holden, late daughter Lynda Jack (David), son Robert (Bob) Holden, and daughter Laurie Holden. Proud grandmother of Melissa Jack, Beth McNally-Jack, and Ashleigh Jack, great grandmother to Albany and Ellie, and Nana to Jennifer Campbell and Damien. Daughter to the late Ross and Gladys Norton. Sibling to Hazel, Jeanne, Gordon, Ron, Nick, Bert, Donna, David, Ruby, June.

Betty lived most of her years in Unionville and was a strong, independent woman who was determined to live life on her terms until the end. She was a member of the Unionville Alliance Church for many years and was admired by many. She was truly loved by all her family and will be greatly missed.

Family and friends will be received at Dixon-Garland Funeral Home, 166 Main Street North, Markham for visitation on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 for 1-hour increments from:

2:00pm-3:00pm Click here to book the 2:00 - 3:00 pm visitation time slot 

3:15pm-4:15pm Click here to book the 3:15 - 4:15 p.m. visitation time slot

6:30pm-7:30pm Click here to book the 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. visitation time slot

7:45pm-8:45pm Click here to book the 7:45 - 8:45 p.m. visitation time slot

If you have any issues booking a visitation time slot, please email the funeral home at info@dixongarland.com

The Funeral Service will take place in the Chapel on Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 1pm. Due to Covid-19 constraints, capacity will be limited to 30 guests. Please contact Laurie via Facebook or at holden_62@hotmail.com if you would like to attend the Funeral Service.

Our family would like to thank all the staff at Markham Stouffville Hospital for their care and compassion of Betty in her final days.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.


Funeral Service (Invitation only)

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Dixon - Garland Funeral Home
166 Main St. N.
Markham , Ontario, Canada

Interment (Invitation Only)

2:15 pm
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Bethesda Lutheran Cemetery
9423 Kennedy Road (North of 16th Ave on east side)
Unionville, Ontario, Canada
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