MARY CATHERINE WARD (BETTY) Née PILLING, Ba A much loved Australian, passed on 31/12/17, aged 84, after a short illness, with her family by her side. Will be greatly missed by sons, Stephen and Geoffrey, daughters-in-law, Lynda and Ann, grandchildren Samantha, Rachael, Matthew and Dominic, plus her extended family both home and abroad. Funeral to take place on Friday 26th January (Australia Day) with a service at noon at Marlowe Road URC, followed by a short service and cremation at Landican at.1.30 p.m. (Betty requests no black be worn and celebrate her life in colour.) No flowers, donations in memory to 'Wallasey Ladybirds' charities, c/o J.W. Griffiths, Millbank, Mill Lane, Wallasey, Wirral, CH44 3BN. Telephone: 0151 638 5528.