On July 6, 2021 at Warrnambool

Much loved wife of Arch (dec.)

Loved and devoted mother of Lexie Hutchesson, Meryl Lenehan, Bryce,

Barry, Shelley McDonald (dec.) and their families

Aged 94 years


Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Lexie and Gary Hutchesson.

Adored Nana and Old Nana to Scott; Kellie and Sean and their children Georgia, Luke, Zoe and Alexandra.

She will always be with us in our hearts,

in our memories, in our lives.


Devoted and loving mother of Meryl and

mother-in-law of Dan Lenehan.

Cherished Nana and Old Nana of Tim, Bronwyn, Sean, Sam and Zack; Virginia, Dallas, Bridget and Eilish (Ludeman) and Simon, Kristen, Archie and Charlotte.

“Today, tomorrow and our whoe lives through,

We will always love and remember you.”


Loved and loving mother of Bryce, mother-in-law of Jan, Nana of Sue and Alex, Sarnia, Andrew and Soph, great Nana of Greta.

“Her family was her life.”


Dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Barry and Kay.

Loved and treasured Nana and Old Nana of Mardi, Chris and Charlie; Brooke, Paul, Cierra and Jack; Matthew, Cassandra, Ilah, Harry and Mackenzie.

Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us every day.

Unseen, Unheard, but always near, so loved, so missed,

so very dear.


Loving mother to Shelley (dec.), and friend to Terry.

Caring Grandmother to Glenn, Carly and Jake.

Nurturing Great-Grandmother to Kobe and Neve, George and Poppy.

“We feel so truly blessed to have been able to make so many beautiful memories that we can cherish forever.

Thank you for your guidance, support and enduring love.”

Funeral Notice

ServiceJuly 12, 2021 - 11:00 am271 Raglan Parade Warrnambool , VIC Venue: Eastern Park

A Memorial Service to celebrate the life of Betty will be held at the Eastern Park Chapel, 271 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool on Monday (July 12) commencing at 11.00a.m. Prior Private Burial This Service will be livestreamed on Guyetts Funerals webpage


  1. Our beautiful neighbour for a few short years. She cared for us at a time in our life when our children were small and life had its challenges. She was a truly lovely woman.
    So sad to hear Betty has left us but she will never leave our memories.
    My love to her family,

    Kellie King September 3, 2021
  2. To Lexie,Meryl,Bryce,Barry,Shelley(dec)and Families. Thinking of you all on the passing of your dear mother Betty. Fondly remembered by Lex and Von Sleep (Geelong) & Jillian and Craig Warton (Inverleigh) ‘Somewhere over the Rainbow’

    Jillian Warton July 15, 2021
  3. Our thoughts are with the Rawlings family on the loss of dear Betty.Fond memories from Stephens Stores Day.
    Bridget Sims (Nolan)

    Bridget SIMS July 14, 2021
  4. Sorry we could not be with you on Monday. We watched the live stream and thought it was a beautiful service that truly reflected Betty’s wonderful life. Our love and condolences to all the family.

    Bruce and Edith Mellington July 14, 2021
  5. Mrs Rawlings a LADY one of a kind.
    Very fond memories of your Mum and sincere sympathies to Lexie, Meryl, Bryce, Barry and Shelley’s families.
    Just a lovely lady.
    Mick and Paddy H

    Michael Harris July 12, 2021
  6. Mrs Rawlings a LADY one of a kind.
    Very fond memories of your Mum and sincere sympathies to Lexie, Meryl, Bryce, Barry and Shelley’s families.
    Just a lovely lady.
    Mick and Paddy H

    Michael Harris July 12, 2021
  7. Deepest Sympathy to the Rawlings family on the sad loss of Dear Betty. Love from Kath, Kevin, Helen and Frank Harney. RIP Betty.

    Frank Harney July 12, 2021
  8. Our thoughts are with all the Rawlings family and their families today at the celebration of Aunty Betty’s life. She was one of the best. May she rest in peace.
    Love from Bruce & Debbie Nankervis

    Bruce Nankervis July 12, 2021
  9. Our thoughts are with you Meryl and family at this sad time ,remembering Betty from years gone by both at your house and Gerard working with her R I P

    Maureen + Gerard Bowman July 10, 2021
  10. To all of Betty’s family.A lovely lady who loved to talk about her hometown of Rainbow .Will treasure our chats

    Judy Stewart July 10, 2021
  11. So sorry to hear about your loss Betty and mum had some fun times at mercy our thoughts are with at this time. Glenn & Chris Coleman

    Glenn coleman July 9, 2021
  12. Our sympathy to Meryl , Barry , Bryce , Lexie and all their families on the loss of Betty , their very dear Mother . Xx Claire Ken and family .,

    Claire Gibbons July 8, 2021
  13. With deepest sympathy to the Rawlings family on the passing of Betty. Our thoughts are with you all at this sad time.

    Ken Burnett and family July 8, 2021
  14. Sending our love and thoughts to all of Bettys family. Wonderful memories of a lovely lady.
    Kind regards
    Sandra and Neil McDonald

    Sandra McDonald July 8, 2021