Christina Laura McEvoy
Christina Laura McEvoy (nee Arcand) passed away at the Community Nursing Home in Alexandria on June 15, 2007. She was 91.
She was born on Nov. 20, 1915 in Kemptville to the late Andrew Arcand and the late Mary Louise Beaudin. She was the wife of the late Angus James whom she married on April 23, 1946 in Ottawa. She was the mother of Shirley McEvoy, and the late Leonard McEvoy. She was the sister of Harvey Arcand, the late Edith McGovern, and Doris Kaye.
Formerly of South Mountain, she resided at the Community Nursing Home in Alexandria for the past 11 years. She was a housewife and homemaker, and was a member of St. Daniel’s Roman Catholic Church in South Mountain and St. Daniel’s Christian Women’s League.
The funeral was held at St. Daniel’s Catholic Church on June 18 with Rev. John Gillis officiating, followed by interment at St. John The Evangelist Cemetery in Enniskerry. The pallbearers were John Havekes, Marlyn O’Connor, Gerry Boyce, Chuck Preston, Gerald Christie, and Lyle Byers.
The arrangements were entrusted to Byers Funeral Home in South Mountain.