The family of the late Betty Averill (nee Patterson) 91 Stewart Avenue, Cookstown wish to express their heartfelt thanks to all who sympathised with them on their recent sad bereavement. To those who sent cards, messages, telephoned, called at the home, or attended the wake or funeral we express our thanks for the support and care which was shown to us.
A special thanks for the care that was given to Betty at home from her carers, district nurses and all the staff at Mid Ulster Health Care and especially Marie Curie whose support was invaluable.
We would like to thank Rev Diane Matchett for conducting the funeral service and for her sincere words of comfort and kindness, the support and prayers which she gave to us.
We wish to acknowledge those who gave so generously in lieu of flowers for N.I. Hospice.
Finally thanks to Bryan and Carole of Steenson Funeral Services for their professional, caring and dignified manner in which they carried out the funeral arrangements.
We trust this acknowledgment will be accepted as a token of our sincere thanks and appreciation to all who helped or assisted in anyway in our time of loss.
AVERILL (née Patterson) Betty – December 4, 2023 (peacefully) at home, 91 Stewart Avenue, Cookstown, surrounded by her loving family.
Betty, beloved daughter of the late Herbie and Muriel Patterson, much loved mum of Marc, Steven, Ryan and Tanya, a doting granny to Zak, Grace, Jack and Benyamin, dearly loved sister of Iris, Jennifer and Wilbert, sister-in-law of Elaine and a loving aunt and great-aunt.
House strictly private. Everyone welcome in R Steenson & Son Funeral Home on Tuesday, 5 December 6.00pm – 9.00pm. Funeral service in the Funeral Home on Wednesday, 6 December at 12.00noon, followed by interment in Kildress Parish Churchyard.
Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu, if desired, to N.I. Hospice c/o Steenson Funeral Services (Charities a/c), 11 Loy Street, Cookstown, BT80 8PZ.
Always in our thoughts, forever in our hearts.