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GELLATELY – Evelyn Mary (nee Taylor)

November 9, 1935 – February 15, 2011

Evelyn Gellately passed away on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at the age of 75 years.

Our mother, nanny, wife, sister, aunt, mother-in-law, sister-in- law and Friend passed away peacefully at the Chinook Hospice with her son, daughter and brother by her side. She will be missed by all who knew her, especially by the family and friends she leaves behind.

Evelyn is survived by daughter Laura Drennan, son Jeff Gellately (Brenda), brother, Eddie Taylor; grandchildren, Scott, Cole and Megan Drennan, Alexandra, Grayson and Garren Gellately, husband Alex (Al) Gellately, nephew David Taylor, sister-in-law Jeannine Taylor and many nieces and nephews.

She is predeceased by her brother Freddie Taylor; sisters, Doris Lefebvre and Irene Harrison.

Please join us to celebrate her life, share in the stories and remember her wonderful sense of humour that she was so well known for.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Friday, February 18, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. Thank you to the wonderful staff at the Chinook Hospice.

In living memory of Evelyn Gellately, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200

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  1. Bev, Fred and Andre St.Goddard :

    Jeff and Family,

    We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom. Fred and I remember your Mom smiling or laughing in the halls at work. She was a great lady and we extend our condolences to you during this difficult time.

    Take Care,
    Bev, Fred and Andre St.Goddard

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  2. Brenda, Jeff and family

    No words, just love and hugs

    Ann Oram

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  3. Gary,Johanne,Kimberly,Cheryl and Jason Harrison :

    Laura and Family, Jeff and Family, Uncle Eddie and David, Uncle Alex,
    We extend our condolences to all of you at this sad difficult time. We remember Aunt Evelyn with her cheerful humor and quick wittiness. We enjoyed visiting her in Calgary, back in 2008. We will all miss her very much.
    Take care love Gary and Family

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  4. Margaret & Peter Delve (BC) :

    To the Gellately family,

    We have many fond memories of Evelyn. She always made us laugh with her very dry sense of humour. Our thoughts are with you at this very sad time.

    God Bless,
    Margaret & Peter Delve & family

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  5. Jeff, Laura and family:
    Evelyn was such wonderful personality with great sense of humour and cheerful spirit that I really enjoyed getting to know at work. I extend my condolences to you all and may you all find the comfort and strength you need during this difficult time.

    Jon Havre

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  6. Jeff Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We knew her from her Nortel Days
    Vikki Kucy / Jeff Kucy

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  7. My condolences to the family. I remember her as a very caring person always ready with a smile and encouragement for everyone . She will be missed

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  8. Bernadette Moore :

    Jeff and family,
    I have fond memories of Evelyn in the good old Nortel days and am sad to hear she is gone and my thoughts are with you today.
    “No person is ever truly alone. Those who live no more, Whom we loved, Echo still within our thoughts, Our words, our hearts.” – Richard Fife

    Berni

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  9. Ron & Laura Gravelle :

    Jeff and family,
    Our deepest sympathies go out to you and the family. I have so many fond memories of working with Evelyn for many years. She was funny, kind hearted and a great teacher. She will be missed.
    Take Care,
    Laura & Ron Gravelle

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  10. Laura,Jeff and all your family.
    My condolences to all of you. Evelyn was such a great person to work with in the good old Nortel days. She will be dearly missed.
    Janet Barker

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