Obituary of Keith Evans
Keith Edward Evans passed away in palliative care at Maidstone Health Complex, Maidstone, Saskatchewan, September 27, 2022 at the age of 87 years.
Keith was born July 10, 1935 in Lashburn, Saskatchewan, the only child of John and Elsie Evans. He spent his entire life on their family farm in the Forest Bank district (north of Waseca). As a self-taught farmer, he planted his first crop at age 17 and took off his last crop off at age 81 years. Keith possessed a vast amount of community knowledge and will be missed dearly.
Keith is survived by: Eileen, his wife of 54 years; four children: Karen (Brian) Sjoberg of Coldstream, BC; Kathy (Chris) Jacobs of Salmon Arm, BC; John (Calynda) Evans of Calgary, AB; and Joanne (Ben) Rawlinson of Kelowna, BC; eleven grandchildren, Brooke, Nicole, & Paige Sjoberg; Katie, Evan, & Cole Jacobs; Logan & Charlotte Evans; and Emma, Finn & Leo Rawlinson; one brother-in-law, Donald (Mary) Forrest of Indian River, ON; and many cousins and friends.
The Funeral Service for Keith will be conducted from St. Paul's Anglican Church, Forest Bank, Saskatchewan on Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at 2:00 PM. Following the service is a gathering at the Waseca Community Hall at 4:00 PM. If you are unable to attend, the service will be live streamed and posted on McCaw's website under Keith's obituary at the time of service.
Donations in memory of Keith may be made to Forest Bank Church - Box 8, Waseca, SK S0M 3A0.
The funeral card for Keith can be viewed or downloaded from the link below.