Betty Boyd

Betty Boyd

Betty Rose Boyd (nee Blythe), formerly of Hanover, passed away at Brucelea Haven Long Term Care Walkerton ON. with family by her side, on Monday, February 27, 2023. She was 96 years old.

Survived by 2 sons, Gary Hunter (Judy Mackenzie) of Allan Park, and David (Betty) Hunter of Guelph. Cherished grandmother of Billy Hunter of Durham, Benny Hunter of Glenco, Bobby Hunter (Kayla) of Arthur, Teresa Hunter of Guelph, and Tommy Hunter (Karin) of Chatsworth, and great grandmother of Jacob Hunter  of London, Ethan Hunter (McKenna) of London, Skylie Hunter of Guelph, and Payton Hunter of Hanover, and great great grandmother of Braxton Hunter of London. Fondly remembered by sister Susan Barlow of Owen Sound.  Predeceased by her parents, John & Dorothy Miller(nee Metzger), first husband Archie Hunter, second husband Thomas Boyd, and brother in infancy Lynn Miller.

Betty was a lifelong member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Hanover, where a Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, March 18, 2023  at 11 am. Rev. Fred Ludolph officiating. Inurnment in Colbourne Municipal Cemetery, Goderich, at a later date.

Special thanks to all the staff at Brucelea Haven for all their excellent care in Betty’s time of need.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Grey-Bruce Animal Shelter would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Condolences may be sent to the family at

Public Condolences

Judy you took so much pride and love in taking care of Betty. She knew you loved her dearly. Thank you for doing that for her and making her feel loved. My condolences go to you Judy, Gary and the rest of the family.
Rest in sweet peace Betty
Ron and Joyce Cook

- Joyce Cook
March 19, 2023

My sincere condolences, to Gary and our Children Bill and Ben and to Bobby and family and your current family , Also to David , Betty and Family.
She was the best mother - in - Law anyone could have had in there lives , She was a beautiful woman , and I'll alway cherish our time together , she was the sweetest lady anyone would be proud to enjoy being with while in her company.
May the sunset shine and set on such a wonderful lady as Betty , and may we take a page from her book , as we strive to love and live like she did in her life , stay printed in or memories forever . She while be truly missed by myself.

- Alvera Hunter
March 12, 2023


My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

- Ray Albright
March 9, 2023

Gary and David My deepest condolences on the loss of your Mother
Randy J Purves

- Randy Purves
March 9, 2023

Gary and David My sincere sympathy to you and yours . Sheila and Rob Francis Sarnia

- Sheila francis
March 8, 2023

I am so very sorry to hear of Betty's passing. I've never known any other woman as amazing as Betty. My heart goes out to my sister Betty and her husband Dave as well as their children and extended family. Betty was definitely one of a kind. Rest in peace my friend

- Connie D'Auvernay
March 5, 2023

Dave, Betty and the whole family,
We are very sorry to hear of Betty's passing. She was a wonderful woman who treated everyone like family. She will be sorely missed by all whose lives she touched.

- Steve & Debbie Friest
March 5, 2023

Gary, David and family,
Sorry to hear about Betty. We are sending our sincere condolences. Treasure all the good memories.
Linda and Ken Roseborough

- Linda and Ken Roseborough
March 4, 2023

My sincere condolences to Billy and family. Betty was such a sweet lady and will be dearly missed.

- Amy Hunter
March 3, 2023

Gary, Judy and Family Our condolences on the loss of your Mom. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. Barb Kerr Stevenson and my Dad Don Kerr.

March 3, 2023

Our sympathy to Gary and Judy on the passing of your mom Gary.
You are in our hearts and prayers.
Thinking of you.

- Judy scheifele
March 3, 2023