Joy Ethel Everall

JOY ETHEL EVERALL

June 17, 1922 – Feb. 1, 2015

It is with heavy hearts, but much gratitude for her long and joyful life, that we share the passing of Joy Ethel Everall (Love) on Sunday, February 1, 2015, at Penticton Regional Hospital. She is survived by her 5 children: Heather Peters (Wally Rooke); Jane Little (Peter); Mary Morales (Guillermo); Earl Everall (Gendendaram Enhtuvshin); and Roy Everall (Sue)and by her 13 cherished grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren: Jennifer Peters (Jacint Dragu) and Brad and Sean; Leigh Peters; Jan Little (Patrick Vrolyk); Suzie Marshall (Keith) and Cohen, Tyler, and Robin; Patrick Little (Jamie Leathem); Stefan Morales (Heather Cosidetto) and Felix and Clio; Claire Morales and Aurora; Margaret Morales; Nigel Everall (Tara); Colin Everall; Ian Everall; Lauren Everall; and Daniel Everall (Amanda Day).

Born in Yorkton Sask., Joy married Ronald Everall in 1942 and started her family in Sask. and Manitoba before settling in Edmonton, Alberta where she lived for over 50 years and made many close friends. She was an independent woman who was an avid reader, loved yoga and enjoyed live classical music, opera, and travel. She was a loving mother and grandmother, for which she will be most fondly remembered. Special thanks to her many nurses, especially Casey and Ashley, who so lovingly cared for her at the end. Celebration of Life to be held July 11 in Penticton, BC at the United Church.