May 26, 1917 - September 16, 2016
A Memorial Service to honour her long life will be held on Saturday November 19, 2016 at 2:00 pm at St. John’s Anglican Church, 46 Ridout Street West Tillsonburg, Ontario.
Evelyn Isobel Darcy (nee Nye)
Evelyn Isobel Darcy, wife of James Hugh Darcy (1968), passed away peacefully on Friday September 17, 2016, at Woodingford Lodge, Tillsonburg, in her 100th year.
Lovingly remembered by daughter Evelyn (Graham) Beeby, many grandchildren, great grandchildren, her brother Roy (Adele), nieces, nephews, and many good friends. Predeceased by stepchildren James (Muriel), Patrick (Dorothy), Mary (Albert), Julia (Jim), and daughters Lois (Henry), Nancy (Ed), and Catherine.
Born in Nanton, Alberta, she grew up in Saskatchewan, spent many years in Montreal, then Vancouver for 33 years, followed by the last 15 years in Belleville, Woodstock, and Tillsonburg. Evelyn had a long and full life, enjoyed playing the piano and organ, wrote and told stories, was an avid photographer, travelled extensively and made friends wherever she went.
A Memorial Service to honour her long life will be held on Saturday November 19, 2016 at 2:00 pm at St. John’s Anglican Church, Tillsonburg, Ontario. Interment will take place at a later date in Kelowna, B.C.
Donations made in Evelyn’s memory to the Elizabeth Fry Society in Vancouver, or to the Music Ministry of St. John’s Anglican Church, Tillsonburg are appreciated. Condolences may be shared at www.wareingcremation.ca.