Cooper-Ellis, Evelyn May

November 24, 2017 - 8:38am
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Kamloops, B.C.

AUG 29th, 1921 - NOV 22nd, 2017 

Evelyn of Kamloops BC passed away Nov 22, 2017 in Kamloops Hospice after a brief illness. Heaven has gained an amazing soul full of wisdom, compassion and love. 

Evelyn will be forever missed by her soulmate husband Bus Ellis, Her sister Joyce Giberson (Ronald) ,daughter Jackie Highland and son Ken (Louise) Cooper , step daughters Dauna Martin and family and Judy Ellis , grandchildren Cori (Shawn) Batson, Tammy Hanes (Craig), Gary (Charlene) cooper, Daryl (Tracy) Cooper, Trevor Highland (Nicole), great grandchildren Courtney (Jessie) Mackenzie, Tara Hanes (Sean), Wayne (Lauren) Darbyson, Darnell Darbyson (Carissa), Marissa Darbyson, (Keenan ), Keenan Gannon, Nicole Cooper, Brandon Cooper, Jarrod Cooper, Kirby Cooper, Tavia Highland and Halle Banza, and her very special great great grandchildren Carter and Emma Mackenzie. 

Evelyn was predeceased by her parents 2 brothers , 2 sisters ,son in-law Wayne Highland ,grandson Gerald Highland, and granddaughter in law Kari Banza. 

Evelyn retired from The Bay in 1981, She was an avid curler for many years and is a Life member of the Kamloops Curling Club. She was full of life and everything that surrounded it, her flowers, garden in which both Bus and she enjoyed tremendously, and most of all her family and friends. 

The Love affair in which Ev shared with Bus for the last 18 years was remarkable and some of the best moments of her life. 

A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday Nov 26th 2017 at 10am at Schoening Funeral Chapel.
In lieu of flowers donations to Kamloops Hospice will be greatly appreciated.

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