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Evelyn (Norman) Pfeiffer

Born: Wed., Dec. 10, 1930
Died: Mon., Aug. 26, 2019


7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
Location: Stettler Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Sat., Aug. 31, 2019
Location: St. Peter Lutheran Church

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Music by The Piano Brothers

Thelma Evelyn Pfeiffer
December 10, 1930 – August 26, 2019

Our hearts are heavy with the passing of our beloved mother.  However, we are filled with joy knowing that she is with her heavenly Father.  Evelyn passed away at Heritage House on Monday, August 26, 2019 at the age of 88 years.  Evelyn was born on December 10, 1930 on the family farm in Spruce Coulee, Alberta, the seventh of nine children.  She was raised on a farm and did her schooling at Spruce Coulee and completed high school in Donalda.  On April 4, 1955 she married Kenneth Pfeiffer and together they raised two sons (Scott and James) and three daughters (Julie, Jennifer and Susan).  

Evelyn was always passionate about everything that she did.  Much of her time was dedicated to serving the community (meals on wheels, sewing quilts for the homeless and countless hours working at the music festival and the church) She was always generous in opening her home to family, friends and often yearly exchange students.

Evelyn worked side by side with Ken building their family business “Pfeiffer House of Music” and teaching accordion lessons.  
Some of our fondest memories of our mom was her sense of humor and joy that she brought to everyone.  She had a room full of costumes that were put to good use in performing skits and musical performances.  

She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth Pfeiffer, daughter Julie Pfeiffer and four sisters and three brothers.  

Evelyn is survived by her loving family: sister Sylvia Jones of Stettler; sons: Scott (Sherry) Pfeiffer of Stettler,
James (Sharon) Pfeiffer of Orleans, Ma., daughters: Jennifer (Sherman) Fougere of Calgary and Susan (Darrell) Stang of Blackfalds.  Also, to cherish Evelyn’s memory are grandchildren: Erin (Dustin) Stauffer, Jill (Steve) Cornelssen, Dan (Kirsti) Pfeiffer and Rachel Pfeiffer, Drew and Elliot Fougere, Rachelle Stang, Tamara (Braedyn) Blain, Nicole, Dagim and Tariku Stang; Curtis and Tina Ince, Leyna (Brandon) Tsui and Carli Ince; great grandchildren Molly and Maggie Stauffer, Jade Tsui; numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and many dear friends.

Visitation will take place 7:00 PM at Stettler Funeral Home, 4707-70 Street, Stettler, Alberta.  

A celebration of life will be held at St. Peter Lutheran Church, 57th Street and 48th Ave in Stettler at 1 pm on Saturday, August 31, 2019.  Donations in Evelyn’s memory can be made to St. Peter Lutheran Church, Heritage House or the Stettler and District Music Festival.  Condolences maybe sent to the family at www.stettlerfuneralhome.com who are entrusted with the care and funeral arrangements. 403-742-3422

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Gordon & Rita Mielke
   Posted Tue August 27, 2019
Scott and Sherry, sorry to hear of your loss, never easy losing a family member and a parent. May she rest peacefully in Our Lord's loving arms.

Doug Walls
   Posted Wed August 28, 2019
Scott, and all your family:
I was so sorry to hear of your Mother's death. My deepest condolences are with you all.
Doug Walls

Marilyn Franklin
   Posted Wed August 28, 2019
Dear Jenn., I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. Reading the obituary, it sounds like she was an amazing woman. My sincere condolences to you and your family.

Dennis and Bette Lynn Blais
   Posted Wed August 28, 2019
Dear James, Scott, Jennifer and Susan
We are so very sorry for the loss of your beloved mom and grandmother. We loved her and your dad very much and talk about them often. Such very fond memories. Our deepest condolences.
Dennis and Bette Lynn ❤️❤️❤️❤️

   Posted Wed August 28, 2019
Hi Jen, Sherm, Drew, Elliot and to Jen's family.
So sorry to hear of your moms passing.. She sure was a special lady.
Always hard to lose a love one..but now she will rest peacefully..
All our love. Marion and Ross hugs to all. ❤️🌹

Rose Anne Diprose
   Posted Wed August 28, 2019
So sorry to hear of your loss. I have many wonderful memories of growing up with your family. It was like Pfeiffers were always a part of the Beauchamp family Love to all of you

Rose Anne

Rick kent
   Posted Wed August 28, 2019
Rest in peace auntie Evelyn! Sending hugs to the family!

Gerry and Maureen Hansen
   Posted Thu August 29, 2019
Sending our deepest condolences, your mom was a wonderful person , and friend to many , we enjoyed all the stories that mom would tell of how she had met your mom and the fun adventures they would have . Thinking of you all .

Philippa Brysiuk
   Posted Thu August 29, 2019
Scott, Sherry and all your family. I was so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She had the best smile! Our family'deepest condolences to yours.

Annemarie, Peter, Matthew and Adam Mickelson
   Posted Fri August 30, 2019
Dear Jenn, Sherman, and family,

I can’t tell you how sorry we were to hear of your mom and grandmother’s passing. It has been a long goodbye for you, and while it was to be expected it is still very painful to lose her. Having known you for many years, Jenn, and also having the good fortune to meet your brothers, I can see that she passed along not only her musical talent but more importantly her love of family and caring people. She made the world a bright and beautiful place with her children alone. Having read this obituary I can see even more how you emulate and honour your mom. She will be sorely missed. May you find comfort in all those memories that you hold so dear, and in the family and friends who are here for you to help you get through the difficult times ahead. I am here for you. Thinking of you and praying for peace for you and your family, in deepest sympathy, the Mickelson’s.

Wes Schawalder
   Posted Fri August 30, 2019
You will be missed by many, I will never forget the many accordion lessons you gave me

Tony and Kathy Boucher
   Posted Sat August 31, 2019
Jennifer, Sherman, Drew and Elliot
We are so sadden by your loss. We know it was a long struggle and that she is at peace now and is home with your Dad. It is never easy losing a parent especially when you have such wonderful, loving ones like you had. You are in our thoughts and prayers and may you find comfort in the wonderful memories that will live on in your lives.

Tony, Kathy and Family

Sandy McClellan
   Posted Tue September 03, 2019
Dear Jennifer and James, I’m very sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I always enjoyed visiting with her and your dad when they stopped by our “Music House” in the mid ‘80’s. Much love and sympathy to you and your family. ❤️

Lois Connor
   Posted Tue September 03, 2019
We wish to offer our condolences to the family.

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