Winnipeg Free Press - Wednesday, June 14, 1972, Winnipeg, Manitoba
On June 12, 1972 at the Johnson Memorial Hospital, Gimli, Mrs. Anne Evans, aged 69 years, dearly beloved wife of Michael Evans of South Beach, Gimli, Manitoba. Mrs. Evans was born in the Willow Creek district near Gimli and had been a life-long resident of Gimli. She was a life-member of the Gimli Branch of the Women's Institute. Besides her husband Michael she leaves surviving two daughters Mrs. F. W. Bergman (Eileen) and Mrs. K. S. Astleford (Eleanor) both of Winnipeg, a sister Mrs. Pauline Prince of Vancouver, three brothers John Shewaga of Winnipeg, Alex and Michael Shewega both of Gimli and seven grandchildren. Funeral service will be held on Friday, June 16 at 2:30 p.m. in the Gimli Lutheran Church with Rev. I. Isfeld officiating. Interment will follow in the community cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. If friends so desire they may contribute to the Manitoba Cancer Research Foundation, 700 Bannatyne Ave., Winnipeg. Gilbert Funeral Home, Selkirk in care of arrangements.