WILLIAMS – EVELYN ALICE

Posted: May 17th, 2017

WILLIAMS – Evelyn Alice (Orum) formerly of Swift Current passed away in Calgary, AB. May 5, 2017.  She was born June 7, 1920 to the late Fred and Blanche Orum.  Evelyn is survived by her daughters Lynn (George) Comeau and their children Lindsay (Jordan) and Blake (Lacey), and Marlene Hopkinson and her children Brett (Chantal) and Kendra and their father Nigel Hopkison, as well as great grandchildren Zoie and Finley Comeau and Nixon and Haedyn Richards.  Evelyn was predeceased by her husband Bob (2002) and her parents Fred and Blanche Orum.  Evelyn was united in marriage to Bob Williams on July 16, 1948 in Swift Current.  She was a member of the First United Church UCW and a Rotary Ann for numerous years.  In her free time, Evelyn enjoyed baking for her family and friends, knitting, crocheting and gardening.  Evelyn’s greatest pleasure was to follow the activities and accomplishments of her grandchildren, great grandchildren and special family member, Jenesse Chamberlin.  Evelyn will always be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.   A family memorial will be held at a later date.  Arrangements are in care of Parkside Memorial Funeral Home – Ryan Cappelle.


5 Condolences to “WILLIAMS – EVELYN ALICE”

  1. Brent Grant says:

    i would like to send prayers and condolences to family and friends. it was a real pleasure knowing Evelyn when i cleaned up the yard for them in the house when Bob was alive. she always knew how to get a person to smile. Evelyn made some good banana bread. take care plz Marlene and family hold an eye to the sky ur mother and father r always watching u now in love they shared with u
    Brent = Yard Man

  2. Carol Tilitzky says:

    Lynn and MarIene,
    am so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom.

  3. Cora (Wall) Gerlach says:

    Sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing, Marlene. I remember your mom always had a smile every time I saw her, she was a very humble woman. Take care and cherish your memories.

  4. Gene and Diane Hunter says:

    Dianne and Marlene and family
    We are sorry to hear your mom passed away. She has had a good life. She certainly enjoyed talking about her grandchildren’s accomplishments. I enjoyed our visits when we met and when I talked to her on the phone after she moved to Calgary. She was a wonderful lady. Best Wishes to all of you.

  5. Gene and Diane Hunter says:

    Dianne and Marlene and family
    We are to hear your mom passed away. She has had a good life. She certainly enjoyed talking about her grandchildren’s accomplishments. I enjoyed our visits when we met and when I talked to her on the phone after she moved to Calgary. She was a wonderful lady. Best Wishes to all of you.

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