Evelyn Lydia Jean Tubman

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mom, Evelyn Lydia Jean Tubman, on Sunday April 20, 2014 surrounded by family at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital. Evelyn was born on August 8, 1924 in Thornhill, Manitoba, and has been in the Vernon area for the past 67 years. Evelyn was predeceased by her husband Garth. Evelyn is survived by five children, Gayle (Bob) Carson of Falkland, Shaun (Colin) Halliday of Penticton, Michele (Curtis) Strong of Saanichton, and Aaron Tubman of Calgary; five grandchildren, Nancy (Bruce), Keith (Karin), Jay, Evan, and Clayton; brother-in-law Kent (Dona); 4 great grandchildren; 2 great great granddaughters; and several nieces, nephews, and extended family. In respecting Evelyn’s wishes, there will be no funeral service. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. Arrangements are in care of the Vernon Funeral Home.

On the wings of a snow-white dove

God sends His pure sweet love

A sign from above

On the wings of a dove

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