It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of our beloved mother Betty Lenore (Dobbs) Leitch on Tuesday, February 14, 2023 of Lucan at the age of 88. She leaves to cherish her memory, daughters Valerie J. Fandrick (Donald Laferte) of Alberta, and Lorie I. Dekok (Harvey Dekok) of Listowel. Predeceased by a special little daughter Kimberly Ann Marie Leitch (September 7, 1960 – August 9, 1970). Proud grandmother of Philip (Brandi) Fandrick, Crystal Fandrick (Kevin Pittman); Andrew Dekok (Sarah Meulendyk), and Blake Dekok and great-grandmother of Triton, Lincoln Fandrick; Owen, and Kinsley Pittman. Dear sister-in-law of Marjorie Leitch, Alice Hales, and Joan Leitch. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her loving husband Lawrence Edward (James) Leitch (1999), her cherished companion John R. Hodgins (2016), her parents Walter and Lillie (Hodgins) Dobbs, her sister Margaret Jean Harrison and her husband LaVern Harrison, son-in-law Archie Fandrick, parents-in-law Wilfred and Irene Leitch, brothers and sisters-in-law; Harold and Jean Leitch, Gerry and Theresa Leitch, Marie and Cecil Lewis, Jack Leitch, George Leitch, Don and Dorothy Leitch, Lyle Leitch, Carl Leitch, and George Hales.
Visitation will be held at Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, LUCAN on Saturday, February 25th from 11 – 12:30, where the funeral service will be held at 1 PM with Rev. Matthew Martin officiating. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.
For those unable to attend in person, the family invites you to join with them from the comfort of your home. Stream the service live or at your convenience by visiting www.facebook.com/haskettfh.
Donations to Diabetes Canada, Canadian Dog Guides for the Blind or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.