Obituary of Kathleen Evelyn Swis
Kathleen Evelyn Swis passed peacefully in the presence of family on August 21, 2022. Born in Paris, Ontario in 1937. Evelyn married her late husband Stanislaw Swis (2010) in 1961 and they spent many happy years raising a family in Southern Ontario. Evelyn will be lovingly remembered by her daughters Andrea (Keith) of Vancouver, Melany of Amherstburg, and her son Mark (Bridget) of Chatham, as well as her grandchildren Meghan, Connor, Aidan, Lindsey, Brent and his fiance Kristen, Drew, Kyle and close family friends Norman and Diane Jacobs of Michigan and their children Ian and his wife Elizabeth, Nicole and her fiance` Heath, and Jillian.
Evelyn graduated from Brantford General Hospital School of Nursing in 1961. Having a calling to the profession, Evelyn took great pride in helping those most in need and was compassionate and caring. She retired from nursing at the Southwest Regional Centre in 1997. Evelyn and Stan loved to dance and enjoyed spending evenings out where they made many friends. In their retirement they lived on Lake St Clair.
Evelyn valued family and will be remembered in all the wonderful memories of the special occasions she spent with family and friends. Her energy, humor and compassion will be sorely missed by her family and friends who will reflect with gratitude on her presence as a mother, grandmother, sister and friend in their lives.
Evelyn is survived by her sisters Joan (John) Shannon, Lynda (Tim) Tribble, Judy Gilbert and her brother Ralph Found and predeceased by sister Marilyn Found.
Thank you to all the wonderful staff at Royal Oak Chartwell in Kingsville.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Alzheimer’s and Cancer societies.
In Keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place.