Straughair – Elizabeth Mary Rusher ‘Betty’ (née Collier)

Born on November 28, 1923. Passed away June 14, 2021.

Passed away at Benalla Hospital,
Aged 97 Years.
Loved and loving Wife of Ern (dec).
Much loved Mother and Mother-In-Law of Sue (dec) and Bob (Burns),
Liz and Gary (Levy).
Loved and adored Grandma to Caroline, Suzanne, Brad, Craig (dec), Daniel,
James and Great Grandma to Archer and Hudson.
Reunited with Dad, Sue and Craig

Betty was Benalla Citizen of the Year in 1988 and served on numerous committees and organisations throughout her life. She leaves behind a wonderful legacy of service to the community.

Funeral Notice
St Joseph's Catholic Church Carrier Street, Benalla, Vic 3672
Funeral Prayers for Mrs Elizabeth Mary ‘Betty’ Straughair will be offered at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Arundel Street, Benalla on Thursday 24th June, 2021commencing at 11.00 am. To Livestream Funeral, go to the N J Todd Website and follow the Links. Private Cremation
  1. A lovely lady who will be sadly missed.
    Our Deepest Sympathy to all Betty’s family and friends.
    From Robert and Pat Collier.xx

    Robert Collier June 18, 2021
  2. Beautiful lady whom I respected and loved xx

    Jenni knox June 25, 2021