Andrew John (Drew) Evans, of Nelson B C went to his new home on evening of Saturday, January 1, 2016 while in the ICU of the Foothills Hospital in Calgary. Drew was fatally injured in a single vehicle traffic accident near Fernie, while driving from Nelson to work in the Fording Coal mine on Dec. 22nd.
He is survived by his loving wife Julie; and their three
children, April (21) Joshua (12) and Samuel (10); grand daughter, Anastasia, his parents, Dick and Ruth Evans; two brothers, Gary and Tony (Atonietta) and nephew and nieces: Vincent, Jennifer Evans and son Matthew Don and Donnette, son Austin. He was blessed with so very many loving family members and dear friends, for whom he will always remain a part of their lives.”
Celebration of Life will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday Jan. 9, at Kootenay Christian Fellowship, Pastor Jim Reimer will officiate. Interment will follow at the Nelson Cemetery. Friends and family are invited for lunch at KCF. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Drew may be made to Haiti Arise EACHone BUILDone
(a house building program in Haiti) in care of KCF
520 Falls Street, Nelson, BC, V1L 6B5