Betty Barbara (Corbiere) HancockJune 18, 1934 ~ September 23, 2017 (age 83)
WAWASKINAAS (First Flower in the Spring)
Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Villa Retirement Lodge, Midland on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at the age of 83. Predeceased by her husband Wallace Keith Hancock. Loving mother of Ernie (Patty), Frank (Guy), Susan (Blair), Glen (Jill), Allan (Kris), Mark (Donna) and predeceased by her son Raymond. Cherished grandmother of Nicole, David, Bryan, Ernie, Lindsay, Martha, Alisha, Keira, Carrie, Christy and the late Adam, and great-grandmother of Quest, Essence, Lola, Jacob and Benjamin. Dear sister of Bernice, Helen, Karen, David (Karen), Keith and predeceased by Peter, Lorna and Louise. The eldest of 8 children, Betty was a strong and courageous woman and fought a hard battle right to the very end. She was always looked up to and was respected by her many friends and family and will be sorely missed by all. A Celebration of Betty's Life will be held at the Georgian Bay Native Friendship Centre in Midland on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.