On January 9, 2021, Evelyn Proctor of West Chester, Pennsylvania, departed this life. She was the daughter of the late Ernest Proctor, Sr., and Elmira Rebecca (Peterson) Proctor. Growing up, Evelyn spent her childhood living on Whiteland Avenue “The Hollow” of Downingtown, Pennsylvania. She devoted years of her life being a Caregiver for multiple families in the area. Evelyn enjoyed fishing, cars, and playing the lottery, specifically scratch-offs. Her family fondly remembers her notably fashionable jewelry she regularly wore and her love for Bingo games. She also studied with the Jehovah’s Witnesses. Many will mourn the passing of Evelyn Proctor. She is survived by her sister, Marion Tinson, and her sister-in-law Julia Proctor. She also leaves a host of nieces and nephews. In addition, two of her best friends of many years Karen Stein and her mother Helen who adored Evelyn. Evelyn was preceded in death by two sisters and three brothers: Helen Tinson, Elizabeth Warnick, Ernest Proctor, Jr., and George Proctor. Please feel free to send your thoughts and prayers to a beautiful woman who we all know as Evelyn Proctor. The memorial service will be held at Milestone Events, 600 East Market Street, West Chester, Pennsylvania, at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 29, 2021.
Published in The Daily Local from Jan. 26 to Jan. 27, 2021.