In the early hours of February 21, Evelyn Rusk, passed into the presence of her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. She leaves behind her devoted husband of 52 years, Michael, one daughter Gail, son-in-law Rocky and beloved grandchildren Linnea and Matthew. She was blessed to have a sister Lil (Emil) and a brother Clarence (Jeannette) along with their families. Evelyn also had the honour of having a wonderful circle of friends. She was predeceased by her parents Teodor and Sarah.
The family would like to extend thanks to the staff and patients in the Grey Nuns and University of Alberta Hospitals along with the staff on the third floor of the Gerald Zetter Care Centre.
Visitation will be at the Serenity Funeral Service 5311-91 Street, Edmonton on Sunday, February 26, 2017, from 7:00-8:30 pm. Family interment will be at 11:00 am on Monday, February 27, 2017 at the Rosehill Cemetery 1605-141 Street SW, Edmonton followed by a celebration of life at Mill Woods Assembly at 2225 – 66 Street NW, Edmonton at 1:00 pm. Donations in Evelyn’s memory can be made to the Gideon Bible Society.
“For the Lord is good, a Strength and Stronghold in the day of trouble.” Nahum 1:7