It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Evelyn Margaret Wren (nee
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McGuinty) of Pembroke, Ontario on April 28,2020, She passed away peacefully at
Riverview Heights Retirement Residence at the age of 87. Evelyn was the
beloved wife of the late John Francis Wren and dedicated mother of 7 children
Rose Mary Jamieson (Robert), Sharon McCarter (Don), Allan Wren (Cathy),
Shirley Bozack (late Terry), Melvin Wren, Bernard Wren (Gail), Jo-ann Purcell
Doting grandmother of Trista Studham (Brad), Megan Jamieson (Matt
Dickerson), Brendan McCarter, Lauren McCarter (Evan Bradshaw), Ashley Wren
(Lee Dennique), Katie Adam (Patrick), Angela Bertrand (Jamie), Adrienne Turcotte
(Jason), Amy Wasmund (Chris Brooks), late Nicole Wren, Courtney Wren, Trevor
Wren, Kristen Purcell, Jodie Lafave (Brad) and great grandmother of Quinn,
Wren, and Vera Dickerson, Mac and Elle Studham, Hallie Wren and Finn
Dennique, Claire and Parker Adam, Liam Bertrand, Elliot and London Turcotte,
and Connor Brooks.
Predecesed by her parents Margaret (Ruddy) and William McGuinty and by brother Clarence McGuinty (Jean) and sisters Theresa Hunt (Jack), Doreen Lund(Art), and Doris McGuire (Barry), and brothers-in law Joseph (Vicky), Mark(Theresa) Jimmy(Ruth), and Basil (Cathy)Wren. Survived by sisters Anna Egan (Tom), Peggy Radke (lssie), and Patsy Warren (Doug), and sisters in-law Mary Schimmens (Mervin), Kaireen Knott (Gary), Clare Terre (Adolph), and brothers-in-law
Kevin (Catherine), Arnold Wren (Willis).
We lost a woman of purity, sweetness, and generosity. She will be greatly missed
by her friends and family for her hospitable nature, endless patience, and eternal
love for everyone she cared for.
To honour Evelyn’s wishes a private graveside ceremony was held. A mass and
celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
As an expression of sympathy,
donations to the St. Joseph’s food bank would be appreciated.
The family would like to thank the staff of Riverview Heights Retirement
Residence (especially Kate), Dr. Moeck, and the dedicated team from Bayshore
(especially Pam) and Care Partners for the years of excellent support.