EVELYN MARION PATERSON passed away peacefully at Pleasant Valley Manor on Monday, June 6, 2005. Aged 88 years. Evelyn will be lovingly remembered by daughters Valerie (Barry) Prouty of Armstrong, Heather (Ron) Fearn of Egmont, Jean (Bob) Fouty of Denver, Colorado and Cathy (Mark) Talkington of Nanaimo; grandchildren Jacquie (Dave) Richards, Sarah Prouty, Michael and Erin Fearn, John, Laura and Lindsay Fouty, Janine and Kelly Talkington; great-grandchildren Cody and Cheyann Richards; sister Lois (Hugh) Tinney of Vancouver; extended family and friends. She was predeceased by husband John in 1988; sisters Grace Panzer, Gladys Butcher and Ann Wood; brothers Hugh and Ross MacLeod. Born in Salmon Arm, Evelyn had lived in the Spallumcheen area since 1942. Evelyn was devoted to her family and loved spending time with them and her many friends. She enjoyed life, nature, and was well known for her beautiful gardens. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, June 10, 2005 at Zion United Church. Reverend Lorraine Powell officiating. Donations in memory of Evelyn may be made to the Pleasant Valley Manor Resident Council Fund or a charity of your choice. Condolence messages may be emailed to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org. Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong, 546-7237.