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In Loving Memory of

Evelyn Mary Bertrand


Obituary of Evelyn Mary Bertrand

Evelyn Mary Bertrand (nee Hall)
Born on April 13, 1932 in Schumacher, Ontario, died on March 13, 2019 at the Welland Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Serge Bertrand (d. 2005). She lived most of her life in Schumacher and Gold Centre. In 2007 she relocated to Niagara Falls to be closer to her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed reading, word puzzles, knitting, watching the Raptors and Blue Jay's games on TV, and being in the company of family and pets. She is survived by her daughter Leslie, sons Howard (Maria nee Venneri) and David (Maria nee Barbuto). Cherished Grandmother of Tyler and Derek Bertrand, Claudia (Karan) Chhabra, Jason Calhoun and Laurel Calhoun, Victoria Bertrand and Kenzie Bertrand. Great-grandmother of Sacha and Kyle Chhabra. She will also be missed by her sister-in-law Eleanor Hall and by many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her parents Emma and Leslie George Hall; siblings Leslie Kirk Hall, Isabel Philion, Howard Hall, Eilleen Wollan, Eddie Hall and Kenneth Hall. A heartfelt thanks to the entire staff of the 4th floor of the Welland Hospital, for your care and compassion. In keeping with Evelyn's wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral. Arrangements are entrusted to Essentials Cremation and Burial Services (905-354-2133). A private Celebration of Life and interment will be held at a later date. Memorial donations in Evelyn's memory, may be given to the Lung Association. Online condolences and donations may be shared on Evelyn's tribute page found at

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Lidia and Willie Pezzi
1 year ago

To my dear friend Leslie, Howard and David, and to all the extended family we send you our sincere condolences. Your mom was such a sweet lady and she will be missed and remembered fondly. Big hugs to you all.

Cathy Yard
1 year ago

Dear Leslie, Howard and David
I am so sorry to hear of your Moms passing. She was a delightful lady who had a great laugh. I always felt welcome in your home with your parents showing great hospitality. I am happy for you to have enjoyed her last days. My thoughts are with you at this time

Charlotte Watson
1 year ago

Dear Howie and Maria,We are so very sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. As you said, she’s in a better place. Prayers to all of you and our sincerest condolences.
Love Rob and Charlotte


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