Silk, Evelyn – Passed away peacefully but unexpectedly at the Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre, Barrie on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at the age of 89. Beloved wife of the late Fred. Loving mother of Bill (Sharon), Jean Allaby (Ray) and Doug (Anne). Cherished ‘Grandma Silk’ to Jennifer Silk (Steve Amaral), Krista (Phil Houghton), Adam Silk (Lynsey), Trevor Allaby (Angie), Tim Allaby (Annik), Joel Silk (Stephanie Allan), Josh Silk (Amanda Cadigan) and Hannah Silk (Rich Jessome). Great grandma of Charlee and Greyson Houghton; Lily Silk; Cameron and Ian Allaby; Aurora and Sirius Allaby. As per Evelyn’s wishes there will be no service. Cremation has taken place. The family will be holding a visitation to celebrate Evelyn’s life at ADAMS FUNERAL HOME (445 St. Vincent Street, Barrie) on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 3-5 p.m. In lieu of flowers memorial donations to Sick Kid’s Hospital Foundation or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Messages of condolence may be forwarded to the family through adamsfuneralhome.caSilkEvelyn Main

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