EVANS, Marjorie Ellen (nee Connolly) – Peacefully surrounded by her children on Monday December 16, 2013 at Bella Senior Care Residence, in her 84th year. Beloved wife and best friend of the late William “Bill”. Loving mother of Jo-Anne (James) Arnold, Colleen (the late James) Tatarnic, of Niagara Falls, James (Christine) Evans, of Calgary and the late David (Geraldine) Evans of Niagara Falls. Dear Nana of Michael (Simon), Gregory (Emily), Caitlin, Elana, Dylan, Joshua and Adam. Sister of Shirley Burns (the late Ken), Geraldine (Ed) Dwyer, the late Maureen (Frank) Bruxer, and the late Patricia (Frank) Flanagan. Sister-in-law of Marie (Jack) Cleary and the late Joan and Jerry Mayman. Also survived by several nieces and nephews and predeceased by her parents Alphonsus and Ellen Connolly. Born in Mitchell, Ontario, Marjorie was the first school Secretary at F.J. Rutland in Chippawa until her retirement in 1982. Marjorie was a long time member of the CWL and choir at Sacred Heart Church. She had been a resident of Chippawa for 55 years.
Marjorie’s family will receive friends at MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME 5917 Main Street, on Thursday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Vigil prayers will be held at the funeral home on Thursday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Church, 3882 Main Street, Chippawa, on Friday morning at 10:30 a.m. Rite of Committal will follow at Fairview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers for those who wish, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society or the Multiple Sclerosis Society.