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Evelyn Jean Sparkes Obituary

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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Evelyn Jean Sparkes of Corner Brook, Newfoundland, who passed away on April 18, 2021, at the age of 101, leaving to mourn family and friends. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Evelyn Jean Sparkes.

She was predeceased by : her husband Foster Sparkes; her children, Maxwell, Robert Sparkes, Margaret Pretty and Barbara Brake; her parents, Arthur Pike and Ethel Pike; and her siblings, Harold, Bram, Cecil, Arthur, Samuel Pike, Mildred Clarke, Irene Rideout, Mary Hiscock and Myrtle Clarke.

She is survived by : her children, Betty Seymour (Randy) and Howard Sparkes (Ivy); her children-in-law, Francie Brake, Daphne Sparkes and Imelda Sparkes; her grandchildren, Cheryl (Randy), Karen (Levi), Linda (Scott), Howard (Cande), Wayne, Valerie, Charlotte (Harry), Stephen (Melissa), Sharon (Doug), Brian, Jacqui, Leanne (Bill), Shawn (Maxine), Sara (Jeff), Shem (Bailey) and Jeremy (Natasha); and her siblings, Geraldine Spare of Boston, Mass. and Frank Pike (Audrey). She is also survived by 35 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held on Tuesday, April 20th 2021 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at the Fillatre's Funeral Home (4 St Marks Ave, Corner Brook, NL A2H7H7). A funeral service was held on Wednesday, April 21st 2021 at 2:00 PM at the Salvation Army Temple (177 O'Connell Dr, Corner Brook, NL A2H7J5). Visitation to a maximum of 20 people in compliance with Covid-19 Government restrictions will take place at Fillatre's Funeral Home, 4 St. Mark's Avenue on Tuesday, April 20 from 2-4 p. m. facemasks and physical distancing required.

As expressions of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army Temple Memorial Fund.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Fillatre Funeral Homes Ltd.



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Apr 20

Visitation

Fillatre's Funeral Home
4 St Marks Ave, Corner Brook, NL A2H7H7

Wed

Apr 21

Funeral service

Salvation Army Temple
177 O'Connell Dr, Corner Brook, NL A2H7J5

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April 19, 2021

Bernice Clarke wrote a sympathy message

“Betty, Howard and Sparkes Family, So sorry to hear of Aunt Jeans passing. She was a very special lady. Gary and I always looked forward to visiting her whenever we were home on vacation. She was loved and will be missed by all who knew her. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and the family during this difficult time. May you be comforted by the many Memories you have shared together. May God bless you and give you peace. With Love, Bernice & Gary”

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