251 Garafraxa Street
PO Box 328
Remembering Evelyn Engel
From: June (Thompson) Benedict
Robert and family: I am so glad I came to this website to read of Evelyn’s passing. I have so many fond memories of getting a ride to school in Desboro and time with Diane. Evelyn was always so nice and kind hearted. I know you will have many happy memories. We can sure tell how loved she was with the number of condolences. What a lovely tribute to her and to your family. Love to you all, June and Frank Benedict, Abbotsford, B. C.
From: Carol and Mel Deering
Dianne, your sisters and Keith, I am so sorry and shocked to hear of your Mothers passing. I had a great chat with her and your Dad at Kettles one Sunday in the winter. Our mothers picked a bad time to pass, considering this virus, can't have the funerals we would have had and the visitations. She was a lovely lady, I liked her a lot. Your father will be lost and for that I am also sorry. Memories will keep her alive for you for a very long time. God bless everyone of you, you were all so special to her.
From: Val McComb
Sorry to the Engel Family for your loss!!! This is a really rough time to have someone special pass. Thoughts are with all of you at this time.
From: Sharon Vanwyck
Our condolences to your family on the passing of Evelyn. I am sure she will be missed greatly. May your happy memories outshine the sadness you are feeling at this time.
From: Nadine Schwartz
My heart goes out to the entire Engel family and my thoughts are with all of you at this sad time in your lives.
From: Katherine Beneteau
I had the good fortune and pleasure of visiting with Evelyn and Robert this past summer during Summer Folk with Teresa. These two lovebirds were quite the sight to see! They raised a kind, thoughtful and wonderful girl that became my good friend and for that, I am forever grateful. Evelyn was no doubt the root of her family and will be sadly missed, but fondly remembered. With deepest sympathy, Katherine Beneteau
From: Marilyn and Glenn McKenzie
Deepest sympathies to the Engel family. Evelyn will be miss. A great lady.
From: Karl and Anne McCoonell
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
From: John and Penny Crawford. Debbie Smith
Our deepest sympathy in the passing of Evelyn. Many fond memories being at her home with our childhood friends Linda and Dianne. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time
From: Rosa Dermo, Edna Martin & Arthur Middleton
Dear Uncle Robert & family: We were truly saddened to learn of aunt Evelyn's passing. We have many wonderful memories of times spent together. Extending our deepest condolences to all. Sincerely Rosa, Edna, and Arthur
From: Pat Henry Chatsworth,On
Condolences on Evelyn's passing, I knew her when we both we were employed at Country Lane Nursing Home . She worked the night shift. She and Robert came to church at Chatsworth United for a while . I knew her arthritis seemed bad but was surprised to hear this as I haven' t seen them for a while. I am sure she will be missed.
From: Ken and Cathy Stewart
So sorry for your loss. Another beautiful soul has been laid to rest. Never gone forever in your hearts and memories.
From: Ruth and Lyle Bell
Our deepest condolences to the whole family. May all of the happy memories ease the pain of her lose.
From: Bruce & Muriel Stephens
Sorry for your loss Robert and Family.
It was a pleasure and honour to know her as a neighbour and friend.Her smile and happiness was always showing and contagious.
From: John and Brenda Logel
Hello Robert, Brenda and I would like to offer our sincere condolences on Evelyn's passing. Unfortunately due to the pandemic we are unable to be there for you and your family providing some support at this time. Evelyn was such a positive person who brought out the best in those around her no matter the situation. The write up on the funeral home website was well done and quite interesting. In this time of sorrow lean on your family. Because of the up bring provided by Evelyn and yourself they are all strong and will be there for you when needed. All the best and stay safe, John and Brenda
From: Millie Bryans
My sincerest sympathy to Robert and family at this time. Evelyn was a wonderful neighbour on the farm. I have many happy memories of our times spent together.
From: Mary Lynn King
My deepest sympathy goes out to you Robert and family. Evelyn will be missed.She was a special lady!!
From: Dave Salm
Condolences to all family and extended family on the passing of Aunt Evelyn. Although this time is a sad occasion for u all Im sure she is at peace and in a better place...Stay strong......Dave Salm....Marcia and Steve Bakelaar (Kyle and Carmen [Hubbard] and Kiersten) Mark Salm & Mags (Bembenek) Crystal Salm and Tom (Rutledge).
From: Heather Irvine
My sincere sympathy to the Engel Family. You are all in my thoughts at this difficult time.
From: Moe El-farra
My condolences Teresa to you and your family on your loss. Sending you lots of love and prayers.
From: Eleanor Baker
Robert and family, we are saddened to hear of Evelyn's passing but what a well lived life she had. She was a long time director of our society and took part in our annual variety show over the years and could always count on her to help out with our catering events whenever needed. She will be greatly missed by her family and community. Our deepest sympathy to all of you.
From: Doug and Judy Edwards
To the Engel family - Our sincere sympathies. May your memories help you thru this difficult time. What a treasure to have had such a loving wife, mom and grandmother in your lives for so long. May you take solace knowing she is free from pain.
Our thoughts are with you Lady Di
From: Steve Irvine
My sincere condolences to the Engel family. My thoughts are with you at this difficult time
From: Diane Stephens
Dianne and family. So sorry to hear about your Mom. When I saw her at your retirement party I thought she hasn’t changed a bit and I hadn’t seen her for quite awhile. She looked so nice as always. She knew me right away! I was so glad to talk with her. She will really be missed. You will have lots of wonderful memories of her! My thoughts and prayers are with you
From: Murray and Shannon McNabb
Dear Robert and family. Our deepest sympathy. Evelyn was a great lady. We always enjoyed visiting with Robert and Evelyn and watching them on the dance floor. Cherish the memories, losing a parent is difficult, and especially during these unprecedented times. Your nieghbours on Sideroad 3. Murray, Shannon, Dawson, Colleen and Garrett McNabb
From: Lorie Duff
To the entire Engel family: I was so sad and sorry to hear of Evs' passing. My deepest condolences. I spent many childhood days hanging out at the Engels. Evelyn will be greatly missed. You all have such wonderful memories.Hugs to you all
From: Doreen McKay
Sincere sympathy to the family of Evelyn. She was always so friendly when we would meet now and then ... always a big smile and a friendly hello ! Her family will miss her dearly !
From: Don & Lisa Payne
Dear Keith, Stephanie & the entire Engel Family we are so sorry to read of your mom's passing. Please know you have our deepest sympathies and are all in our hearts and thoughts during this difficult time. May she R.I.P and may your love & memories help you through this difficult time.
From: Helen Kuhl
My sincere condolences to the Engel family. I always had a soft spot in my heart for Evelyn and will certainly miss seeing her out and about at all the local functions. Her memories are treasured dearly.
From: Dennis Buswell & Shirley Shores
Shirley and I express our sincerest condolences to all of Evelyn's family.
From: Maureen Jackson
Dianne & Family - I am so sorry to read of the death of Evelyn. She was such a wonderful lady. I am sure your whole family will remember her with such beautiful memories.
From: Ami Jain (your Freedom55Financial Family)
Dear Teresa and family, I am truly sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Please accept my deepest condolences and may my prayers help comfort you. May God give her eternal rest and the family the strength to bear the great pain
From: Jackie Ralph
Our deepest condolences in the loss of loved Evelyn. You can just read the love of her family in the list of all the members. Sending our thoughts and virtual hugs to you at this time.
From: Elaine Maluske
My deepest sympathy to the family of Evelyn. May fond memories keep her close
From: Sharon Bell (McNabb)
So sorry to hear of the loss of Evelyn it's hard to loss someone at this time when we can't be together. It was always good to see her at Kettles after church when I would go with mom and her friends always wanting to have a chat . My condolences to all the family she will be missed.
From: Jody Hay
Way back in my elementary school days, Evelyn was like a second Mom to me, and the farm was a second home. I have many years worth of happy memories of Teresa and I playing in the pool, running alllll over the house, hanging out at the barn, and thanks to Evelyn, always having full bellies. Teresa, your Mom will be greatly missed by so many who's life she impacted and by a Community that she was such a big part of. As you go forward, enjoy the happy memories that will surface as you grieve.
Love to you all, Jody
From: Donna Murphy
To the Entire Engel Family: My sincere condolences to all of you..I worked with Evelyn for many years at Country Lane LTC facility..She loved her Family and often spoke of her children and her grand children..May all the precious memories you hold dear sustain you in this difficult time. It is always hard to lose your Mother and Grandmother. R.I.P. Ev., Donna Murphy