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Stella Mair Evans passing (d. Nov 5 2019)
Rev Stella Mair Evans died last week, on November 5, after a lengthy period of illness.
Stella was a seasoned storyteller, often telling tales from her native Wales, and from China, the homeland of her devoted husband Shu-Lun Wong. There will be many who remember her through SC-CC. Stella was involved as a board member and volunteer of St John's Storytelling Festival for about eight years, and was particularly encouraging of young and new tellers.
Stella's funeral service was well-attended by her family and friends, representatives of the Chinese,Anglican, storytelling and other communities in which she was involved.
This is from Stella'sprinted obituary:
EVANS Rev Stella Mair June 4,1949 (Wales) Nov 5, 2019 Passed peacefully away surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. Leaving with fond and loving memories her beloved husband Shu-Lun Wong; her daughter Gwynneth (Burhani Mtengwa), son Cerith (Anna Smith), her adored grandson, Brendan, and countless loving and loyal friends. Stella was predeceased by her parents Emrysand Gwynneth Evans. She will be forever remembered as the best wife, mammy, and mamgue.