|Birth: ||Sep. 21, 1925|
North Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 2001|
Evelyn Lynnes passed away on 11 Feb 2001. She was raised on the family farm in Marysville Twp near Rolla, ND; and received her formal education in the Marysville school.
On 28 Dec 1945 she married Norman Lynnes in Rolette. They farmed near there until 1955 when they moved to Havre. They both worked as custodians at the Citizen's Bank from 1968-1982. Norman died on 22 Feb 1994. She moved to Northern Montana Care Center on 17 Jul 1998 and was nominated Nursing Home Resident of the Year in 2000.
Evelyn spearheaded the "Celebrity Quilt Project", in which 100 quilt blocks were sent to local and national celebrities. She remained very active at the nursing home; having been resident council president in 1999.
Her survivors include 1 son, 1 daughter; 5 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
Excerpts from the Great Falls Tribune, 13 Feb 2001
Plot: Space 233 Block 32
Created by: Alsjoy
Record added: Jul 13, 2012
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