In Celebration of

Elizabeth Florence Yost

June 8, 1930 -  April 6, 2017

It is with great sadness that we share the sudden passing of Elizabeth “Betty” in her 87th year, on April 6th, 2017.

Born June 8th, 1930 in Basingstoke, England, she was the daughter of the late Gertrude and Harold Lipscomb.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, William “Bill” Yost, daughter Alison Clohessy (Australia) and son David Yost (Caryn) (Virginia, USA).
Adoring Grandmother of Jon and James Clohessy (Australia) and Samantha and Victoria Yost.

Betty was an athlete, in her youth she was a champion cyclist and badminton player. As an adult she was an avid aerobics instructor.

Both parents and her brother Bill preceded her along with her son-in-law, Kim.

A Visitation will take place at Beechwood, Funeral, Cemetery and Cremation Services (280 Beechwood Avenue, Ottawa), on Thursday, April 13th at 1pm followed by the Funeral Service and Reception. In Lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the Stroke Survivors Association in Betty’s memory.


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Sherry Meilleur R.N. (worked with Alison at the Civic Hosp. Cancer Clinic)

Entered April 12, 2017 from Retired to Lansdowne, Ontario. P.O. Box 221

Alison. I met your mother a couple of times and knew that she was very proud of you. I'm sure that she will be missed very much.
My deepest sympathies to you and your family.
Sherry Meilleur.

Moira Seton nee Lipscombe (Second cousin)

Entered April 13, 2017 from Cirencester, England

So pleased to have met her again after many years she was a joy to be with Betty was my Dads cousin. God Bless Betty.x


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