|Evelyn M. Schultz, 89|
|Written by TRF Times|
Red Lake Falls - Evelyn M. Schultz, 89, died Sunday, January 30, 2005 at Riverview Hospital in Crookston.
Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2005 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Red Lake Falls, with Father Tim Bushy officiating. Interment will be held at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Red Lake Falls.
Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church on Saturday.
Evelyn Mary Lacroix was born October 12, 1915 in Whitewood Saskatchewan, Canada, the daughter of Athanase and Sarah (McPhee) Lacroix. She was baptized and confirmed in the Catholic Faith and attended school in Saskatchewan and High School in Winnipeg, Canada.
Evelyn was united in marriage to William Schultz on May 19, 1951 in Winnipeg, Canada. The couple moved to Red Lake Falls in the mid 1950’s and owned and operated the theater in Red Lake Falls for several years. Evelyn also worked for many years for the Red Lake County Social Services.
She was a lifetime member of the Oak Knolls Golf Club in Red Lake Falls. Evelyn loved and cared for all animals, especially those homeless and abandoned.
Evelyn is survived by four sisters: Flora Kobrinsky of California, Agnes Mingle of Sault St. Marie, Ontario, Canada, Jean Weeks of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Madeline Wilbur of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; step-son, Bill Schultz and family of Alonsa, Manitoba; niece and nephew, Barry and Ruth Schultz of Red Lake Falls, and their family. She was dearly loved and a special aunt to numerous nieces and nephews in Canada and the United States.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William, on July 26, 1980; her parents; one brother, Ollie Lacroix; and two sisters, Margaret Sheedy and Isabelle Heatherington. A00003B2005FB02