Evelyn Sophia Hinkle (Konschuh) passed away April 6, 2015 at the Innisfail Hospital. Evelyn was born July 27, 1928 in Stettler, the youngest of 15 children born to John and Katherine Konschuh. She was raised on the family farm at Red willow. She married Howard Hinkle on November 27, 1946 where they farmed on the Hinkle family farm at Botha. In 1950, they purchased their own farm around Gadsby. In 1965, they purchased the Innisfail Bowling Lanes and made the big move to town. In 1970, she went to work at the Innisfail Hospital first in housekeeping then in dietary.
Evelyn is survived by her five children; Dale (Janice), Verina (Robert), Lorna, Velma (Roger) and Dewey; ten grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren, eight great great grandchildren, two sister in laws Mildred and Kathleen and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Howard in 1993, her parents John and Katherine, her ten brothers and four sisters and one great grandson.
A family graveside service was held on Saturday, April 11, 2015 followed by a memorial lunch for friends and family at the Innisfail Legion. Donations may be made to the Innisfail Health Care Centre or to the charity of one’s choice.
HEARTLAND FUNERAL SERVICES LTD.,
Innisfail entrusted with arrangements.