|Birth: ||Jan. 23, 1919|
|Death: ||Apr. 30, 2008|
Evelyn Anna "Eddy" Belknap, 89, of Everett went to be with her Lord April 30, 2008.
She was born January 23, 1919 in Chinook, Washington to Orin and Madary (O'Flyng) Belknap.
Evelyn was raised in Chinook and graduated from Ilwaco High School in 1936. She graduated from Cascade College in 1943. She graduated from Nursing School in Wenatchee, Washington in 1953.
Evelyn lovingly spent her life caring for others. She worked as a registered nurse at Everett General Hospital and various nursing homes. Notably she spent many years taking care of family at home; her mother, her Aunt Kate, and her sisters, Rachel and Ruth.
She was a long time member of First United Methodist Church in Everett, Washington.
Evelyn was preceded in death by her brother, Ernest "Deac"; and her sisters, Ruth Belknap and Rachel Johnson.
Evelyn is survived by nieces, Carol (Ron) Roberts, of Chilliwack, BC and Jewell (Don) Colvin, of Mukilteo, WA, and Jill (Don) Armstrong, of Indianola; great nieces and nephews, Joshua and Jeremy (Chantal) Roberts, of Chilliwack, BC, and Ray (Jenny) Colvin, of Marysville, and Steve (Heather) Colvin, of Camano Island, WA, and Laurie (Adam) Derr, of Silverdale, WA; great-great nephew and nieces, Tristan and Kelsey Derr, Lydia Colvin; double cousin, Ernesteen Litschke, of Chinook, Washington, and her family; and numerous cousins.
Memorial service will be at 3 p.m., on May 17, 2008, at First United Methodist Church, 3530 Colby, Everett.
Memorials may be made in Evelyn's honor to First United Methodist Church 425-259-7233 or to her special interest Hungry for Life, 45950 Alexander Avenue, Chilliwack, BC, V2P 1L5, Canada 604.703.0223 www.hungryforlife.org
Inurnment will be at Ilwaco Cemetery at a later date.
Published in The Herald (Everett) from 5/11/2008 - 5/14/2008.
Created by: Gare Kunert Allen
Record added: May 12, 2008
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