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Evelyn J. Garber

March 28, 1946 ~ May 15, 2017 (age 71)
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Message from Alan Guernsey - June 20 at 11:43 AM

A lovely lady and a wonderful friend. Evie will be missed by all who knew her. My sincerest condolences... I am stunned, I have no other words.
Message from Jo-Ann - May 24 at 01:21 PM

My heart goes out to all the Garbers. Evelyn was such a cheerful person and always smiling. I will miss her. Deepest condolences.
Message from Ruthie Althiser - May 23 at 08:17 PM

She was Annabelle's bus driver. She was loved. We will miss her and wont forget how compasionate she was. May her family find comfort in knowing shes in heaven with wings as for sure shes an angel of God. Annabelle and Ruth love you Evenlyn. We will never forget you.
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A candle was lit by Ruth and Annabelle - May 23 at 08:12 PM
Ruth And Annabelle lit a candle in memory of Evelyn J. Garber
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A candle was lit by Maryella Davenport - May 23 at 10:44 AM
Maryella Davenport lit a candle in memory of Evelyn J. Garber
Message from Maryella Davenport - May 23 at 10:48 AM

One of the most loving, compassionate, strong, amazing ladies I have been blessed to know. Until we meet again my dear friend.To all those who were also so blessed to have known and loved her as well, my heartfelt condolences.- Maryella
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A candle was lit by Liz Hoffman - May 22 at 10:48 AM
I am so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed talking to Evy on the playground or when I was putting a student on the her bus. She was a loving and caring person always asking about how I was and how our girls were. She will be greatly missed.
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A candle was lit by Kelly Sperbeck - May 22 at 09:53 AM
To the Garber Family, Patty and Linda~Jeff and I are so very sorry for the loss of this great lady!! Always a smile and alwaysready to help in any way. She will be truly missed by so many. But I know she is keepingher eye on all of us.... So glad that our paths crossed. In sympathy to you all.Jeff & Kelly Sperbeck
Message from Barbara Robarge - May 22 at 06:23 AM

I will miss Eve's visits to the store. She always had great smiles and big hugs. She always would keep me posted on what was going on. I just wish we had done more lunches as planned. My thoughts are with Fred and the family. I have lost a loving friend today. Love Barb
Message from Faye Hogan - May 21 at 02:44 PM

Aunt Evy always made some sort of delicious fruit pie when we came to visit. I have so many fond memories of her like the time we bunked together in the cottage at Cap Cod and when she came to visit and we went to Royal Gorge and Pikes Peak. She was always so loving and caring. I can't believe she is gone!! I love you Aunt Evy. You will be greatly missed!!!:heart:I'm so sorry for your loss Uncle Fred, Randy, Brian and Chad.
Message from May 20 at 11:45 AM

Peaceful White Lilies Basket was purchased for the family of Evelyn J. Garber.
Message from May 19 at 11:14 AM

Sweet Solace Spray was purchased for the family of Evelyn J. Garber.
Message from Shawn and Marichelle Rockwell - May 19 at 10:21 AM

The Garbers are like a family to us. We are so deeply saddened by Eve's unexpected passing. She was a warm and caring person, always welcoming and smiling. We will surely miss her! Fred, Randy, Brian and Chad, our sincerest condolence. Love, Shawn, Marichelle and the 3 girls
Message from Melody Seaton - May 19 at 08:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss she will be greatly missed. She was one of the finest ladies I ever knew god has gained an angel.
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A candle was lit by Melody Seaton - May 19 at 07:57 AM
Melody Seaton lit a candle in memory of Evelyn J. Garber
Message from Lloyd & Ginny Mott - May 18 at 06:18 PM

We can hardly believe the news. We had such a great visit at the "boys" reunion last year. God bless Fred & family. She was such a dear. Lloyd & Ginny
Message from Donna M. McGovern - May 18 at 03:21 PM

Wishing you all sunshine on your dark days ahead. Hoping you are able to find a great deal of comfort in your many memories and the belief that you will one day be reunited again. May God grant you strength in the difficult days to come.
Message from connie bradt - May 18 at 01:53 PM

I got to know Evie quite well at school also. She was always happy and loved the kids!She did a fine job at recess with all those little kindergartners, first and second graders. She was fair and understanding with all the children. She had energy beyond her years! Evie was always ready for a big hug when I'd see her in the hallways and she always had that big smile along with her super personality!God Bless her and the family she has left behind.She will be missed!Connie Bradt
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A candle was lit by karen cambridge - May 18 at 01:30 PM
I am so sorry for you all I worked with her as crcs for a little and I knew randy and brain from school she will be missed
Message from Gary English - May 18 at 01:16 PM

Fred, Brian. Chad, Randy. So sorry for your loss
Message from Frederick Bennett - May 18 at 12:19 PM

Fred, Becky, Amee, Rayzel, Ian, & Gerik purchased the Sweet Sincerity for the family of Evelyn J. Garber.
Message from Mylea Empie Andrejcak - May 18 at 11:47 AM

Mr. Garber, Randy, Brian and Chad, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Mrs. Garber! I have many childhood memories of her that I will cherish! My thoughts and prayers go out to all of you during this difficult time. Mylea, Mike and family
Message from May 18 at 10:52 AM

Full Of Love Bouquet was purchased for the family of Evelyn J. Garber.
Message from Barb Hart - May 18 at 09:53 AM

Patty and family - So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.Barb (Davis) Hart
Message from Elizabeth Gaylor - May 18 at 08:19 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Garber family at this most difficult time.Butch Chichester/Liz Gaylor
Message from Bill Schroeder - May 18 at 07:39 AM

Fred, Randy and Chad, I am in total shock. My deepest and heartfelt condolences to all of you. I pray that you can all find some kind of peace through this very hard time. And Patty I am so sorry of the loss of your sister. Evelyn was a great person and a lot of fun I always enjoyed talking with her.. May she Rest in eternal peace. Bill Schroeder
Message from Bill Schroeder - May 18 at 08:31 PM

As I reread this I realized I left you out Brian in my condolences it was not intentional I am sorry for the oversight on my part...
Message from sylvia walsh and family - May 18 at 07:19 AM

condolences to the Garber family for your loss. Evelyn was a class mate and good friend. She will be missed.
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A candle was lit by Jane and Frank Lacko - May 18 at 06:52 AM
Jane And Frank Lacko lit a candle in memory of Evelyn J. Garber
Message from John & Sharon Aitchison - May 17 at 11:51 PM

Our sincere condolences to you all. This is such a shock for all, may Evie rest in peace, knowing she was loved. One of my favorite Evie-isms is her arriving in my office daily for playground duty and asking me, "Is recess in or out??" And I always laughed!! For you all ... may the good memories last forever, and bring you comfort!!! ~Sharon & John Aitchison
Message from melody seaton - May 18 at 07:57 AM

Rest In Peace. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I will miss her.
Message from Colleen Lodge - May 17 at 10:16 PM

Evelyn was also known for her cookies. She was a caring person. RIP. Prayers to her familyColleen Lodge
Message from Wendy Miller - May 17 at 09:41 PM

Evey loved driving bus and loved the kids. She will be greatly missed by her CRCS families. Prayers to all.
Message from May 17 at 09:19 PM

Florist Choice Bouquet was purchased for the family of Evelyn J. Garber.
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A candle was lit by Margaret S Pangman - May 17 at 08:30 PM
Margaret S Pangman lit a candle in memory of Evelyn J. Garber
Message from Beckie Guernsey Lacroix - May 17 at 08:16 PM

Fred and family, I am very sorry for your loss. Evie was an awesome person and will be greatly missed.
Message from susan Cooper - May 17 at 08:12 PM

We are so sorry for your loss. Evelyn worked at Wohls for my husband and I worked with her at school. She was a wonderful woman and will be so missed. Sincerly, Phil and Sue Cooper
Message from amanda collins - May 17 at 08:11 PM

So sorry for your loss of such a wonderful woman, mother, sister and wife. We couldn't have asked for a better neighbor and always enjoyed seeing her when she was out on her walks. We're just a door away if you ever need anything. We already miss her. Love you all! The Collins Family
Message from Pete Schultz - May 17 at 08:04 PM

Sorry for your loss Chad, Brian, Randy, and Mr. Garber. She took care of us boys after our heated hide n seek in the corn field. Miss her dearly.
Message from Elaine Best-True - May 17 at 05:48 PM

We are so sorry for your loss! Evelyn was a wonderful lady and will surely be missed by many!! Ken and Elaine True
Message from Alicia Terry - May 17 at 05:47 PM

We are so saddened by the sudden loss of a very dear friend. Our thoughts and prayers are with you Fred, Randy, Briàn and Chad. Love Bill and Alicia
Message from Brenda L Kimball - May 17 at 05:42 PM

My heart aches beyond belief. You have left us to soon but I will always hold a special place in my heart for you. Dad, Randy,Brian,Chad and Aunt Pat I wish I could be there for you but please know your in my thoughts and I love you all. With all my love Brenda
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