Evelyn Percy (nee Dawe)

July 24, 1930 to April 30, 2018


Passed peacefully away in the presence of her family, at Health Science Complex on Monday April 30, 2018.

Predeceased by her husband, Leroy Percy; parents, Walter and Ethel Dawe; and brother John Dawe.

Evelyn was a loving mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. She leaves with fond and loving memories her children, Karen (Francis) Ryan, Linda (Dave) Leonard, Donna (Chris) Power, John (Louise) and Renee (Ken) Beanlands; grandchildren, Tara Ryan, Alison Percy and Megan Percy; step- grandchildren, Christine and Kim Power;  step-great-grandchildren, Riley and Kera Griffin; her Club Crowd of 64 years and a large circle of other relatives and friends.

Special thank you to the Health Science’s emergency and 4 South B staff for the compassion and comfort they showed our mother.

Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, St. John’s on Wednesday and Thursday, May 2nd and 3rd, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be held from Carnell Memorial Chapel, Freshwater Road on  Friday May 4th at  2 pm  with interment to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Flowers are gratefully accepted or donations in Evelyn’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.



2-4 p.m. on May 2, 2018

7-9 p.m. on May 2, 2018

2-4 p.m. on May 3, 2018

7-9 p.m. on May 3, 2018

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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2:00pm, Friday May 4th

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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Sorry to hear of Evelyn’s passing. I grew up living close to her on Forest Road. She was a very wonderful person.

Percy Family.
Sorry to learn of your mother’s death. My sincere condolences to your family.

I was so very sorry when I learned that my dear friend had passed away. Sorry also that I cannot be there with Evelyn’s family and fellow friends to offer my petsonal condolencrs. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Our fond memories of times spent with Evelyn will be a comfort in the days to come.

The Percy family.
So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. We have many fond memories of your mom’s hearty laugh and sense of humor. Those ladies brought such joy to each other. We drove Mrs. Percy home many time from her card club. May she rest in peace..

My sincere condolences to you and your family.

Donna, Karen and family,
So very sorry to learn of Evelyn’s death. I certainly enjoyed her at BSC gatherings and chatting with her at bridge. For sure you had a laugh about something when chatting with her. A lovely lady. Treasure all the memories.
Please accept my sincere condolences.

So sorry to hear of Evelyn’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. We have good memories of Evelyn and Uncle Roy visiting us in Victoria with you all in the hardtop. We also spent many happy times at your home on Lakeview Avenue and of course drinking your mother’s pea soup. We hope that all the cherished memories you have of your Mom will get you through the days ahead. Thinking of you all..

So Sorry for the loss of your Mom. She was a kind and gentle soul with a real zest for life. and loved to laugh. Hold onto the many wonderful memories you have made and surround yourself with family and friends. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

So sorry to hear of Evelyn’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Hoping your fond memory’s of her keep you strong at this difficult time. God Bless

Dear Donna and all Cousins.,
Phyllis and I join your many friend and family in our love and prayers at this special time. We have such fond memories of Uncle Roy and Aunt Evelyn! They live on in our hearts.
“The peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus” Philippians 4:7
Ted & Phyllis Percy

Donna and The Percy Family.
My thoughts and Prayers are with you and your Families during this difficult time . May God Bless you all.


It has been a long time since I have seen you, I am sending your and your family my heartfelt condolences on the passing of your Mom. My prayers and thoughts are with you all at this time.