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Obituary - Elizabeth Hammel

Elizabeth Hammel

1940 - 2020

Cook Southland Funeral Chapel - Hammel(2020) "Betty"

Elizabeth (Betty) Jean Hammel, beloved wife of the late Matt Hammel, passed away peacefully at River Ridge Seniors Village in Medicine Hat on Friday, February 7, 2020. Left to cherish her memory are eight children, 20 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. She is survived by three sisters and one brother. Betty was born on July 19, 1940, in Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan. Throughout her life she enjoyed cooking, baking and spending time with her kids and grandkids. While residing at River Ridge, her daily highlights were music, bingo, entertainment and enjoying the staff. A private Graveside Service will be held at a later date at Hillside Cemetery. We would like to extend a special thank-you to all the amazing staff at River Ridge and her Doctor for all the great care. Memorial donations in Betty’s name may be made directly to the Parkinson Association of Alberta, 101, 928 Allowance Ave. S.E., Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 3G7.


  1. Dennis Drescher:
    Feb 13, 2020 at 10:00 AM

    Sorry for your loss

  2. Candy:
    Feb 14, 2020 at 11:44 AM

    Deepest Sympathy to all of your family on the loss of your Mother Betty. Treasure your memories and keep them in your heart and she will always be with you. Candy and Ivan Koehler

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