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"DUD" 2003 Obituary


DUDOWICH o@ca.on.york_county.toronto.globe_and_mail 2003-12-20 published
MEAKES, Elizabeth Joyce ''Betty'' (née POWELL)
Betty died suddenly at home in the evening on Thursday, December 18th, 2003. Betty was born in Liverpool, England and was the daughter of Evan and Alice POWELL. She was predeceased by her husband, J.R. MEAKES, former publisher of the Sudbury Star. She was also predeceased by her good friend of many years, Michael DUDOWICH. Betty was a special Aunt and like a mother to Nephew Michael MEAKES as well as Great Aunt to Meredith. Dear cousin of Joyce APPLETON and Elsi GORDON from England. After graduating from the Royal Conservatory of Music in her mid teens, Betty pursued a career in journalism. She was a long-time columnist at the Sudbury Star. Betty was a great supporter of arts and culture in the Sudbury area. She keenly followed politics at all levels of government and attended regular press events over the years. Many a person can share a story about meeting Betty and experiencing her clever sense of humour. She was a truly generous person and assisted many charities. Betty will be missed by her 'extended family' of Friends inside and outside of the Sudbury region. Resting at the Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home, 233 Larch Street, Sudbury. Funeral Mass in Christ the King Church, 30 Beech Street, Sudbury, Monday, December 22nd, 2003 at 10 a.m. Interment in the Parklawn Cemetery. Prayers 3 p.m. Sunday. Donations to 2nd Floor Acute Care Unit, St. Joseph's Health Centre would be appreciated. Friends may call 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday.

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