It is with deep sadness that the family announces the passing of our wonderful and loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, sister and friend. Evelyn, age 95, of Purcell’s Cove, Halifax, went to be with her Lord on November 14, 2018. Born in Bayswater, Lun. Co. May 1, 1923. She was the daughter of the late Robie and Julia Hubley. Mom loved everyone and helped anyone she could.
She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed baking and canning. She entered her jams and pickles in different fairs over the years and won many ribbons. Mom said “Don’t grieve for me, as I’m going to be with my Lord and Savior, and with my family that’s gone before me, who I love and miss very much.” She is survived by son, Bill; daughter Elaine (Emanuel) Lange; sister, Florence, all of Halifax; grandchildren, Angela (Dean) Timbers, Andrew, Tammy (Colin) Elmer, Warren (Danita) Lange, Kim (Liz) Lange; great grandchildren, Tali, Miranda, Alicia, Tristan, all of Halifax; Jamie, Samuel, Faith, Kayle (Melissa), all of Ontario and one great great granddaughter, Delta, as well as several nieces and nephews. Evelyn was predeceased by her beloved and much missed husband, William Carman Sr.; daughters Anna Marie and Ruth Sharon; sisters, Olive, Armenella and Pearl; brothers, Henry, Burnell, Chester and Thomas; grandchildren, Mark and Beth; and great granddaughter, Suzanna.
Arrangements are under the care of J. Albert Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd. There will be no visitation at the request of the family. A graveside Celebration of Life November 17th at 2pm in the Beech Hill Cemetery Lun. Co. Bishop John Mean officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to any charity or the Beech Hill Cemetery Fund.
The family would like to express their thanks to Northwood 6th floor staff for their kindness and compassion during this very difficult time.
Rest in peace, our precious mother. We will forever love and cherish our memories of you, Mom. Love son, Bill and daughter, Elaine.