April 2, 2011

93, Mabou.  With sadness and fond memories we announce the passing of our beloved mother, grandmother sister, great-grandmother, mother-in-law and friend, Elizabeth Beaton, on April 2, 2011, in Inverness Consolidated Memorial Hospital.  Born in Mabou Coal Mines, Elizabeth was a daughter of the late Alexander “Sandy” and Elizabeth “Betty” (MacDonald) MacEachen.  Elizabeth was a lifelong member of the CWL of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Mabou, as well as a member of Capre Breton Fiddlers Association.  A gifted Cape Breton Scottish piano player. she and her late husband, Donald Angus Beaton entertained for many years at Cape Breton square dances, concerts, poicnics and weddings/  Elizabeth is survived by daughters, Elizabeth Ann (Alex Angus) MacDonald, Mabou; Mary (Danny) Graham, Judique; Joan (Angus Tulloch) MacDonald, Brook Village; sons, Angus (Jessie), Mabou;Sandy (Anne). Sydney; Joey (Karen), Mabou; Kinnon (Betty),


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