Doreen Evans of London, Ont., and formerly of Fort Frances, Ont., passed away peacefully on Sunday, Dec. 11, 2011 at Victoria Hospital in London in her 74th year.
Beloved wife of Ted for 48 years; dear mother of Ross (Lisa) Evans and Emily (Richard) Wilgosh; and cherished grandmother of Nate, Naomi, Micah, Katie, and Seth.
Doreen also will be missed by her sister, Eileen Krawchuk; sisters-in-law, Mary Biddeson, Violet Fawcett, and Joan McCutchon; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her sisters-in-law, Connie Pierce and Renee Gartshore; and by brother-in-law, John Evans.
Doreen was a very talented person. She loved music, and enjoyed composing many beautiful songs and lyrics. Her poems and stories also showed much creativity and will be enjoyed for many years to come.
Doreen also had a deep faith in God, and loved to serve and teach others—all in a most compassionate manner.
Visitation will take place Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011 from 7–9 p.m. at the Westview Funeral Chapel, 709 Wonderland Rd. N. in London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011 at 1 p.m.
Interment at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in London.
Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Doreen are asked to consider the Canadian Diabetes Association or Village Green Community Church.
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