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Evely, Vera (Died on 17 Jan 2015)
appeared in Sentinel Review, 19 Jan 2015, A, p. 9, column 1

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EVELY, Vera - After a brave struggle with Alzheimer’s, Vera passed away, peacefully, on Sat. Jan. 17th, 2015, surrounded by the love of her devoted husband Allister (Al) and her loving family be her side, at the Woodingford Lodge, Woodstock, Vera (Hynes) Evely, until recently a resident of Tillsonburg, and formerly of Port Burwell, at the age of 93. Vera was dedicated to her husband Al and her family all of her life, as long as her health allowed her to do so (over the past 71 years). She was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #153, Tillsonburg and the Ladies Auxiliary and a former active participant in the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #524, Port Burwell and was active in the Port Burwell Ladies Auxiliary. Vera was a member of the Avondale United Church, Tillsonburg. Loved mother and mother-in-law of: Dan Evely and his wife Marion, of Woodstock; and David Evely and friend Sherry, of Tillsonburg. Proud and loving grandmother of six grandchildren: Amanda Evely and Dez, Becky Evely and Rob, Jonathan Evely, Meaghan Evely, Michael Evely, Stacy and wife Kristy and all the great-grandchildren. Dear sister and sister-in-law of: Dorothy Fisher, of Hamilton and the late Fred; Vernon Hynes and his wife Jean, of Michigan, U.S.A; Raymond Hynes and his wife Mary, of Tillsonburg; Kathleen Ireland and her husband Robert, of Port Burwell; Austin Hynes and his wife Barbara, of Ottawa. Predeceased by two brothers: Lionel and Reginald Hynes. Survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends, relatives and former Van Norman Drive neighbours will be received by Al and the family on Tuesday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the VERHOEVE FUNERAL HOME , 262 Broadway Street, Tillsonburg (519)842-4238. Complete Funeral Service to Celebrate Vera’s life and family legacy to be conducted on Wednesday, Jan. 21st, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at the Avondale United Church, 60 Harvey Street, Tillsonburg by Rev. Fred Hagle of the Avondale United Church. Cremation to follow the service. Memorial Donations in Vera’s memory are payable (by cheque only) to the “Avondale United Church” or the “T.D.M.H Foundation” or the “Alzheimer’s Society,” through the Verhoeve Funeral Home, Tillsonburg. Personal condolences and favourite memories at www.verhoevefuneralhomes.com

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19 Jan 2015
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17 Jan 2015
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    Latitude: 43.13339 Longitude: -80.7497
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Evely, Vera (Died on 17 Jan 2015)