DEMERS EvelynPosted: May 22nd, 2013
EVELYN G. DEMERS, loving wife of the late Gus Demers, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at age 86, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Cherishing her memory are her daughters; Laura (John) Prins of Lethbridge and Joan (Rob) Freeman; grandsons, Neil (Stephanie) Freeman and Bradley (Cara) Freeman; Great-grandson, Rylan, all of Edmonton; her sister, Helen Gunderson of Black Diamond, AB and a large extended family.
She was predeceased by her husband Gus; her parents, Stanley and Grace Robinson and her brother, Glen Robinson of London, Ontario.
Evelyn worked for many years as a receptionist and secretary, retiring from Lethbridge School District #51 as secretary at Westminster School. She was a life-long member of First United Church in Lethbridge. Her greatest joy came from family, including numerous cousins, nieces and nephews and their families.
Family and friends are invited to a visitation at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2800 – Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge on Thursday, May 23, 2013 from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. with cremation to follow.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the FIRST UNITED CHURCH, 502 – 13 Street North, Lethbridge on Friday, May 24, 2013 at 2:00 P.M., with Rev. Brenda Kersell officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in her name to First United Church, the Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice.
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