Evelyn Marjorie Sanders of Comox passed away suddenly on Monday, July 22, 2002 at the age of 81.
Predeceased by her parents Sidney and Ethel Ball, her husband George Sanders and by her brother Doug Ball; Evelyn is survived by her sons Dale Sanders of Battleground and Dennis (Pam) Sanders of Everett, Washington and David Sanders of Nanaimo; as well as her daughters Debbie Bray of Courtenay and Darla Witteveen of Nanaimo. Also leaves 13 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and friends.
Evelyn was a Christian Women’s and CWL member with Christ The King Catholic Church and volunteered for the St. Joseph’s Hospital Auxiliary. She was a Mom to many foster children and supported all children’s charities. Evelyn loved roses and spent many hours gardening.
Special thanks to all her dear friends, who showed such kindness to Mom over the years.
Prayers will be offered from the chapel of COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 1101 RYAN ROAD, on Friday, July 26th at 7 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial for Evelyn Sanders will be held on Saturday, July 27 at 10:00 a.m. at Christ The King Catholic Church, 1599 Tunner Drive with Father Joe Killoran Celebrant. Private urn Interment will be in the family plot in Courtenay Civic Cemetery on Tuesday, July 30th.
Donations in Evelyn’s memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, P.O. Box 1225, Comox, BC V9M 7Z8 or to a charity of choice would be appreciated.