Evelyn L. Atkins

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Evelyn L. Atkins

July 26, 1918 - October 19, 2018

Evelyn L. Atkins, of Lockport, NY, passed away on Friday, October 19, 2018 at the age of 100 in Elderwood of Lockport. Born on July 26, 1918 in Buffalo, she was the daughter of Harold F. and Ethel Houck LaVere.
She was the head cook at the former Philip Sheridan Elementary School in Kenmore, retiring in 1968. She was a member of Lockport United Church of Christ, volunteered for Cares for Lockport, knitting for newborns and preemies in need, was a former "Bag Lady" and an avid Bingo player.
Wife of the late Frederick A. Atkins, she is survived by her children, Bruce (late Diane) Atkins, Judith (late Keith) Chamberlain and Bonnie (Wayne) Ferry; 10 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Monday from 12:00-3:00 PM at LANGE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 186 East Ave. Funeral services will follow at 3:00 PM. Interment in Acacia Park Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Niagara Hospice, Inc. or American Heart Association.
Condolences may be offered to the family at langefuneralhomeinc.com.
Published on October 19, 2018
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Carol Clare
Oct 21, 2018
Dear Judy and all of Ev's family..I am so sorry to hear of your Moms passing. She lived a good,long life and was a special friend to many. I know she will be missed by all that knew her. Love, Carol
Daniel Illig
Oct 20, 2018
Evelyn was a wonderful person, I,am so glad she was able to Celebrate her 100 Th Birthday. She will be missed by all who new her. love Danny Illig