Peacefully and surrounded by utter love on August 23, 2018 in Arnprior. Son of the late Herbert and Ruth Betts of Ottawa. Survived by wife Linda (née Lyon) and children Kerstin Dowd (Kyle) and Craig Betts (Brittany Gibson). Beloved brother of Robert Betts and Marjorie Cooper, and the late Barbara Cowan and Roy Betts. Cherished by his nieces and nephews and countless friends. A golfer and blues-lover, Herb was an extraordinary husband, father, brother, and uncle who loved and was loved unconditionally. He will be remembered for his devotion to family and talent for making us laugh. Arrangements by the Boyce Funeral Home Ltd., 138 Daniel Street North, Arnprior. Friends are invited to join Herb's family during visitation Saturday August 25, 2018 from 2-5 p.m. Funeral Service will be conducted Sunday August 26, 2018 at the St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Arnprior at 1:30 p.m. Interment Arnprior Malloch Road Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 174 (Arnprior) would be welcome.