Jun 22, 1936 – Mar 7, 2018
Betha (“Betty”) Marie Buss (nee Krebs) died unexpectedly on Thursday 7 March 2018 in the Abbotsford Hospital.
Born in 1936, Betty moved from Germany to Canada when she was 21 years old. After graduating from the University of Calgary with a degree in social work, Betty volunteered with the Seven Steps Society and worked as a probation officer before joining Correctional Service Canada as a parole officer.
She retired to Chilliwack BC in 2006 to pursue her love of gardening and walking.
She is survived by three loving daughters: Karin, Susan and Doris Buss, her nephew, Mathias Wurth, her dear friend, Colin Harte and many treasured friends at Edenbank.
A celebration of Betty’s life will be held at Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home, 45865 Hocking Ave., in Chilliwack on Friday 16 March, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Reception to follow at Eden Bank Clubhouse, 7001 Eden Dr., Chilliwack.
Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to Wilma’s Transition House, Xolhemet Society. P.O. Box 2025, Sardis Station Main, Chilliwack V2R 1A5.
Online condolences may be offered at www.woodlawn-mtcheam.ca.
Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home