Evelyn Mary (nee Malone)

May 23, 1918 ~ February 20, 2014

With great sadness, we said goodbye to our mother, Evelyn Mary Boyden on February 20, 2014. She was predeceased by her son, Michael and husband, Henry. Left to cherish her memory are daughters: Brenda (Rick) Crowley, Patricia Paul, Maureen (Henry) Somers; 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson.

Born in Chalk River, Ontario, Evelyn pursued her career as an RN, which took her overseas in WWII. She travelled west to Port Alberni, married and raised her family. In 1970 the family moved to Nanaimo. Evelyn enjoyed travel, bridge, volunteer work and was a long-time member of the CWL.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, March 3, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 301 Machleary St., Nanaimo, BC. Burial in the Nanaimo City Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations, in Evelyn’s name, may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

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