Evelyn Marsden

Peacefully, surrounded by loving family, at Country Lane Long Term Care Residence in Chatsworth, on Thursday evening, February 8th, 2018. Mayme Evelyn Marsden (nee Penfold), of London, in her 97th year. Loving wife and best friend of the late Edsel O. “Red” Marsden (1998). Beloved mother of Bob Marsden and his wife, Mary Lynne McGregor, of Owen Sound and John Marsden and his wife, Catherine, of Aurora. Proud grandmother of Kate, Kyla, Abby, Robert and Sarah. Dear sister of Betty Bray, of Vancouver. Predeceased by her son, Douglas James Marsden (1966); her brothers, Lloyd and Claude Penfold; her sister, Margaret Monk.

A private family gathering has already taken place. A memorial service to celebrate Evelyn’s life will take place in the spring. Interment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, London. In celebration of her life, the family would appreciate donations to Childcan, 792 Commissioners Road West, London, Ontario N6K 1C2. Arrangements entrusted to the BRIAN E. WOOD FUNERAL HOME, 250 – 14th Street West, Owen Sound, Ontario N4K 3X8 (519-376-7492). Messages of condolence can be sent to the family on-line at www.woodfuneralhome.ca