On Wednesday, September 11, 2019 Evelyn Ruth Burge passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the age of 94 years. Evelyn will be lovingly survived by her seven daughters: Niona (Marvin) Gonie-Hatch, Barb (Lloyd) Gonie, Judy Bercier, Lillian (Kirk) Sharp, Deb (Larry) Hempel, Laura (Warren) Somers, Josie (Jerry) L'Heureux; five sons: Graham (Earla) Burge, Grant (Cleo) Burge, George (Wendy) Burge, Lewis (Lavinia) Burge, Lance (Susan) Burge; thirty-three grandchildren; fifty-two great grandchildren, eight great-great grandchildren; half sister: Darlene Butner.
Evelyn was predeceased by three sons: Baby Leonard in 1953, Lloyd in 2010, Nelson in 2015: two husbands: Joseph Burge, Albert Rowe; parents: Harry & Ruth Hellekson; sister: Irene.
Mass of Christian Burial, Monday, September 16, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., St. Antoninus Roman Catholic Church, Pierceland, Saskatchewan with father Kendrick Beler officiating. Pallbearers: Grant Burge, George Burge, Lewis Burge, Lance Burge, Graham Burge, Wade Burge. Final resting place, St. Antoninus Roman Catholic Cemetery, Pierceland, Saskatchewan.
Memorial tributes in memory of Evelyn may be sent to Cold Lake Lodge, 303-12 St., Cold Lake, AB T9M 1B9.