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  • Elizabeth Ann Salau 'Betty' (nee Bruton)

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Elizabeth Ann Salau 'Betty' (nee Bruton)

Elizabeth Ann Salau 'Betty' (nee Bruton)

Betty passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family,

 at Swan Hill District Health

On December 5, 2023, aged 76 years.

Dearly loved and devoted wife of David for 56 years.

Adored Mother of Shayne, Annemaree, Karyn and Narelle

Treasured Nan to Meg, Jenna; Jake, Meaka; Malakai.

“Her strength & courage was an inspiration to all who knew her “.

Funeral Notice

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Betty Salau.

 will be held at the Grain Shed Church of Christ, 2 King St Swan Hill.

On Thursday, December 14, 2023. Commencing at 1.30 pm

At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to

the Swan Hill Memorial Park Lawn section D off Wattie St.


Betty's family have requested that you wear a touch of colour to brighten the day


Those wishing to view the webcast of Betty's service please click on the link below.

View The Webcast



sorry to hear the passing of betty our thoughts are with you all

claudette delaney

Very sad to hear of Betty’s passing, I worked with Betty in the local Health system, she is a wonderful nurse and great colleague I will always remember her kindness to others and happy nature RIP Betty


I met Betty while we were both having a hospital stay in Bendigo. She was a lovely caring woman with so much strength. She certainly brightened up my stay! Condolences to the family.

Rebecca Hutchins

AnneMaree, Meg, Jenna and family. You are all in my thoughts at this time. Trust that Mum and Nan are with you always and hold onto the gift of beautiful memories Kal xx

Kalinda Napper (Stacey)

To David & families. Thinking of you all at this sad time. RIP Betty. Marea Mckay.????????????????

Marea mckay

So very sorry to hear off Betty’s passing, a lovely lady. Thinking off the whole family at this sad time.


Thinking of you AnneMaree, Meg, Jenna and the Salau family, at this very sad time. Hoping in time your sorrow will turn into happy memories of your Mum and Nan. I’m sorry I’m not there to support you at the moment. Lots of love, Toady

Toady Stacey

To David, Shayne, Annemarie, Karyn & Narelle & families - Sending much love & many hugs to you all on the sad loss of Betty - thinking of you all from Trish, Matthew, Jarrod & Nicholas xxx

Trish Stewart

David and family. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time. Remembering Betty and I as netball teammates with Tyntynder. Dawn and Rod Carroll.

Dawn Carroll

Condolences to David and the Salau Family. I will always remember the many Nursing shifts we worked . RIP Betty ???? A Professional, Kind Compassionate Nurse and a Wonderful person . Forever in my Heart ❤️,

Debra Paull

Dear David and Family’s so very sorry to read of Betty’s passing such a beautiful person.Betty will truly be missed by so many. Love Linda & Family.????????????????

Linda Nelson

Condolences to David Shayne Annemaree Karyn Narelle and extended Families so sorry to hear Betty lost her fight our thoughts are with you all . Winzar Family

Sonia Winzar-Saul

Deepest sympathy to David and their children and grandchildren on the passing of Betty,a lovely lady. I will remember the great times we had scrapbooking at her shop Rest in peace. Maisie Beasy

Maisie Beasy

Condolences to David and family on the passing of Betty our thoughts are with you all

Beryl and Steve Smith

I was so saddened to hear of Betty’s passing. Betty was such a lovely lady and work mate, always happy and always helpful. Deepest sympathy to all her family.???????????? Cate Jarrett

Cate Jarrett

Thinking of you all, especially at this time of the year. Life changes forever. Celebrate Betty’s wonderful life.

Robyn Payne

My condolences to Betty’s family on her loss. It was a pleasure to work with Betty at SHDH. Betty is at peace now.

Rob Bernath

To Annemaree and family, please accept our sincere condolences on the passing of Betty.. I have very fond memories of working with her in ECU over many years. Xx

Heather Riley

Thoughts and sympathy to Betty’s husband and family. Betty was a pleasure to work with over many years. She was always willing to help and unfailingly kind to all those she cared for. Rest in peace Betty.

Kathy Wright

Betty ❤️ I will cherish the 2 years that I knew you, you have touched another side of me, strong and firm in your path, miss you already our Betty, soar now Mark ♥️ ♥️

Mark Bailey

Oh Betty Im sorry we didnt get our cuppa recently, but so glad you helped me celebrate a milestone in June. We had some great chats and times at work, that I will never forget and always treasure your friendship. My heart goes out to David your man always by your side, and your loving family. God Blessed us with beautiful memories of times with you Betty. Enjoy Gods Gardens untill we meet again❤???? from Sharon Thomas

Sharon Thomas

Thinking of all Betty’s family at such a sad time. Sending hugs to you all. A special hug for Shayne, her favourite son xoxo

Lisa Baumgurtel

I was saddened to hear of Betty's passing. I have many fond memories as a nursing student on placement and after as a nurse under Betty's watchful eye. My thoughts are with David and Betty's family at this sad time. Sending you all my heartfelt love and thoughts. Leah Devlin

Leah Devlin

Our Sincere Condolences To David & Family

Howard and Anna McGinniskin

To Betty's family, David and beautiful. family. So sorry to hear of Betty's passing. Such a brave and strong person, loved knowing and working with Betty. my prayers and thoughts are with you at this time. PAM Jones

Pam Jones

Sending love & condolences to the family for their loss at this sad time. May you rest in peace Aunty Betty x

Simone Weston

Very sad to hear of Betty’s passing. Many years of many hair doos with Betty. A lovely friend and client at rest now. Deepest sympathy to David and family xx

Kellie Wilcox

Sorry to hear of Betty’s passing. Thinking of all her family at this sad time xx I have many fond memories of working with Betty, she was a very caring nurse. Cheryl Beard

Cheryl Beard

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