Evelyn F. Humphreys
MADISON, CT - Evelyn F. Humphreys age 86, widow of Joseph H. Humphreys, passed away on Monday with her beloved family by her side.
Evelyn was born on May 27, 1927, daughter of Arthur and Mary Bacon.
She was raised in Pawtucket R.I and graduated from Pawtucket High School.
Besides raising her three children, Evelyn worked as a bookkeeper for the Board of Education, Town of Madison and later on went on to receive a degree in computer programming from Middlesex Community College.
She was a member of St. Margaret's Church.
Evelyn had a passion for reading, traveling and was extremely talented in knitting and sewing.
She will be remembered for her love of the organ and piano.
She leaves a beloved sister, Marguerite Scothon of Cumberland R.I.
Evelyn also leaves behind her son, Paul J. Humphreys of Groton CT, daughters Judith Hovey of Deep River and Barbara DeLoreto and her husband Kevin of Clinton CT as well as two granddaughters Kristina Hovey and Lauren DeLoreto.
Calling hours will be held 10:00 AM to 11:30 Monday November 18 at the Swan Funeral Home, 825 Boston Post Rd., Madison.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 12:00 P.M at St Margaret's Church in Madison, interment to follow in West Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Evelyn's name to the Henry Carter Hull Library, Rt 81, Clinton CT. 06413. To leave an online condolence please visit
|Evelyn Humphreys for TIMES SAT obit.JPG ||30.69 KB|