McMANUS: Evelyn Maye – Of Fergus formerly of Norwood
McMANUS: Evelyn Maye
Passed away peacefully after a brief battle with cancer at Hospice Wellington, Guelph, on Friday July 6, 2012. Evelyn McManus (nee Lewis) of Fergus in her 72nd year. Evelyn began a distinguished career in Nursing on December 6, 1961 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Peterborough and served in many hospitals throughout Ontario before retiring from St. Joseph’s Hospital, Guelph. Loved and missed by her husband of 50 years, David McManus. Dear mother of Kimberly Anne Zippel (Mark) of Peterborough and Michael David Anthony (Sherri) of Thorndale. Remembered by her special grandson Keith David Zippel. Survived by her sisters Joan Furukawa of Alberta, Betty Lewis (Lee Ursel) of Collingwood, and her brothers Ronald (Ruth) of Norwood, Gordon (Diane) of Havelock, Fred (Marlene) of Havelock, William (Helen) of Campbellford and Stephen of Peterborough. Also missed by all of the McManus family. Predeceased by her daughter Laurie Deborah McManus (1980) and her parents Keith and Madalene. Friends and relatives may call at THE GRAHAM A. GIDDY FUNERAL HOME, 280 St. David St. S., Fergus, Ontario on Tuesday July 10, 2012 from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Friends and relatives may also call at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, NORWOOD CHAPEL, 36 Queen St., Norwood, Ontario on Thursday July 12, 2012 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. A funeral service will held in the Hendren Chapel, Norwood on Friday July 13, 2012 at 1:00 PM. Interment Asphodel-Norwood Cemetery. A reception will follow at the R.C.L. Branch #300, Norwood. Memorial donations may be made to the Sunrise Therapeutic Riding & Learning Centre or Hospice Wellington as expressions of sympathy. Friends may send condolences or make donations at www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by contacting the funeral home at 705-639-5322.