Betty Livingston, who served the Anglican Church of Canada at the local, diocesan, provincial, and national levels, died June 6 in London, Ont.
Ms. Livingston became ill at a dinner following a meeting of delegates scheduled to attend the General Synod meeting in Winnipeg in June. She later died in hospital in London, Ont. She was to receive the Anglican Award of Merit, the church’s highest award for lay people, in the fall.
An active parishioner at All Saints’, Windsor, Ont., Ms. Livingston was a former prolocutor for the synod of the ecclesiastical (church) province of Ontario, a member of the national financial management and development committee, and a delegate of the provincial synod and General Synod. She was also a member of Huron’s diocesan council, and several committees, including administration and finance, human resources and pension trustees. In 2004, Ms. Livingston received the Order of Huron, in recognition of all her work for the diocese and the community of Windsor.
Ms. Livingston is survived by four children and grandchildren.