Evelyn Rothwell

Evelyn May Rothwell

(Harkin)

Dec. 12, 1918 – May 1, 2010

With great sadness, Eveyln passed away suddenly at Kamloops Hospital.

She is survived by her son Thomas (Australia), stepdaughter Louise (Maple Ridge), lifetime friend Jim (Ashcroft), grandchildren Tim (Denise), Nanaimo, Peggy (Leonardo), Ashcroft, Audrey (Don), Nanaimo. Seven great-grandchildren and a great-great grandson. Predeceased by her husbands Art and Rocky and daughter Dorothy.

Evelyn was born in Vermilion, Alberta and moved to Vancouver as a child. She eventually married and had her children Dorothy and Thomas. She was active in Scouting and the church.

After she was widowed she married Rocky and moved to Ashcroft and became an active Ladies Auxiliary member while spending many summers with her grandchildren at Green Lake. Later she became an active member in the Ashcroft/Cache Creek Seniors Centre.

A memorial service was held on Saturday, May 8, 2010 at the Thompson Valley Funeral Home and a tea followed at the Ashcroft/Cache Creek Seniors Centre.


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