Evett Blakley of Kamloops passed away on January 1, 2018 at the age of 88 years. He is survived by his children, Doug (Susan), Robert (Linda – Lee), Lea, Jean (Jerry), and Lori (Guy), and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Evett was born in Nova Scotia on January 6, 1929. He moved to British Columbia at a young age to work for the railroad. Evett worked for 42 years on the CN railway. His passions were hunting, fishing and the outdoors. A special thank you to Dr. Howie and the staff at Pine Grove Care Centre who took exceptional care of Evett for the past three years.
There will be no formal ceremony by request.