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July 12, 1938 – Saturday, July 20, 2013

Service Information
St. Francis Catholic Church, Buffalo, MN
Thursday, July 25, 2013
11:00 AM

Visitation Information
The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo, MN
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
4-8 PM

Evelyn E. Ferris, age 75 of Buffalo, MN passed away on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at her home.

Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 11:00 AM at St. Francis Catholic Church, Buffalo, MN.

Visitation on Wednesday from 4-8 PM with a prayer service at 7:30 PM at The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo, MN. Visitation also one hour prior to Mass at the church.

Interment St. Francis Cemetery, Buffalo, MN.

Evelyn was born on July 12, 1938 to Joseph & Anna (Tellers) Beckers in Watkins, MN. She graduated from St. Boniface Catholic High School in 1956. She worked at Honeywell in assembly production. She married James Ferris on May 8, 1965 in Watkins, MN. Following their marriage they lived near Buffalo, MN.

Evelyn enjoyed card making, crafts, cross stitching, reading & gardening. She was a Twins fan & enjoyed visiting the elderly in nursing homes. She was a member of the Resurrection Choir from St. Francis Catholic Church. She truly enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

Preceded in death by her parents, Joseph & Anna Beckers, brothers, Wendilln Beckers, Norb Beckers, Ewald Beckers, Edward Beckers & sister, Armella Madden.

She is survived by her husband, James Ferris; children, James Ferris Jr., Scott (Sandi) Ferris, Shelly Ferris, Chad Ferris; grandchildren, Krista Ferris, Kellie Ferris, Anna Ferris, Josie Ferris, Cody Ferris &Travis Ferris; one great-grandchild, Kinsley; brothers, Greg Beckers & Al Beckers; sisters, Cindy Nistler & Luella Roach.
The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo, MN

6 Guestbook Entries

  1. Allen & Donna Schmitz

    Jim & family,
    We are so sorry for your loss. Evie was a wonderful person and will be missed by many. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. We love you.

  2. Sharon Sobania

    To Jim and all of Evelyn’s Family & Friends; Deepest sympathies to you in this trying time. You are in our thoughts & prayers. Sharon Sobania (Doris Nathe’s sister)

  3. Rachel Kimber

    I am very sorry for your loss! Evie was a wonderful and caring woman. She will be missed dearly!!

  4. Jessica Weldele Handt

    My deepest sympathy to the Ferris family.
    Find comfort in the memories.

  5. Evie Schoen Gagnon

    You are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Grew up with “Evie”. She was a beautiful person.

  6. Gordon & Marylou Trisko

    We are very sorry to hear of Evie’s passing. She was such a sweet,kind, caring person. God bless her and her family. Marylou and Gordon


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