SANDY CREEK — Evelyn F. Shippee, 78, of 2158 Lake St., died Monday [Mar. 24, 2003] at her home.
Mrs. Shippee was a homemaker and had lived in Boylston until moving to Sandy Creek in 1969.
Born Dec. 29, 1924, in the town of Boylston, daughter of Oren and Edith Burt Barker, she graduated from Adams High School.
She married Alger Shippee on March 27, 1953, at Lorraine.
Surviving besides her husband are a son, Greg, Sandy Pond; two sisters, Dorothy LeClair, Sandy Creek, and Anna Decker, San Jose, Calif., a grandson and several nieces and nephews.
A brother, Oren Barker Jr., died before her.
The funeral will be at 8 p.m. Friday [Mar. 28, 2003] at Summerville Funeral Home with the Rev. Linda Tabor officiating. Burial will be later this spring.
A calling hour will begin at 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Source: Watertown daily times (Watertown, N.Y.). 142nd year, no. 331 (Mar. 26, 2003), p. D7, Obituaries, Evelyn F. Shippee.