Elizabeth Batt (nee Peddle)
Born In: Lockston, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland, Canada
Born: April 22nd, 1942
Passed in: Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed on: July 15th, 2012
It is with heavy hearts, that the family of the late Elizabeth Batt announce her passing on Sunday July 15, 2012 at the age of 70 years. Elizabeth (Lizzie) was born in Lockston, Trinity Bay on April 22, 1942, and the 1 out of 10 children born to Aaron and Annie Peddle. During her teenage years, the family moved to Corner Brook where she met the love of her life Byron (Bud) Batt. On December 22, 1959 they were married and were blessed with 4 children. Mom always had time to play with her children and make a loving and caring home for her family. Elizabeth became a member of the Royal Purple in 1970 and the ladies became her extended family. In 2012, she celebrated 29 years of perfect attendance with the Royal Purple. If there was work to be done, Lizzie was there. If there was catering to be done, Lizzie was there. If there was fun to be had, Lizzie was there. She was a loyal, true and steadfast friend. Elizabeth was predeceased by her parents Aaron and Annie Peddle, in-laws Russell and Marjorie Batt, sister Margaret King, brother-in-law Bill Jones, grandson Owen Nilsson, and daughter-in-law Mia Batt. Leaving to celebrate her life and keep her memory alive: Husband of 52 years Byron Batt, family Byron (Dorothy) and their children: Howard (Heather), David (Eden), Joanne (Darcy) Nilsson and their children Tammy (Rod), Duane, Clifton and his children: Elizabeth, Casey, and CJ (Clifton Jr.) and Russell (Candace) of North Battleford, SK and his children, Alanda, and her daughter Megan, Jusdina (Tyler) and their children Zachary, Ryder, and Sarah (Kellan Dion). Siblings: Gerald (Roella), Norm (Ann), Sterling (Valerie), Ross (Diane), Mary Jones, Glenys (Jim), Prinzeline (Albert) Laundry, and Shirley Hulan; in-laws Sam (Voira), John (Deliah), Mary (Derrick), Terry (Louise), Frank (Mary), Joan (Richard), Gordon (Judy), and Ena (Ray). Also a large circle of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends will also feel the loss of Elizabeth’s passing. Visitation will take place at Country Haven Funeral Home, 167 Country Road on Wednesday July 18, 2012 from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. and on Thursday July 19, 2012 from the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. Michael and all Angels Anglican Church, Park Drive on Friday July 20, 2012 at 2 P.M. with Reverend Roberta Woodman officiating. Interment to follow at Mount Patricia Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Batt Children Trust Fund Account or the Elks and Royal Purple Fund for Children. The family guest book may be signed or memorial donations may be made by visiting our website at www.country-haven.ca.