Evelyn “Evie” Flanagan, age 85, of Cambridge passed away February 5, 2018 at Mount Olivet Homes in Minneapolis. A memorial visitation will be held from 3:00 – 5:00 P.M., with a brief service and sharing time starting at 5:00 P.M., Saturday, February 10th at Strike Life Tributes in Cambridge. Interment will be in Christ the King Catholic Cemetery in the spring. Memorials are preferred to Lil Farm Childrens Home in Cambridge.
Evelyn “Evie” Flanagan was born November 14, 1932 in Barbeau, Michigan to Michael and Demerese (Cody) Weger. Evie was working as a waitress and met Dick Flanagan when he was serving in the US Army. They were married June 30, 1951 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sioux St. Marie, Michigan. They made their home in St. Paul until 1956 when they moved to Roseville. In 1978 they purchased Isanti Estates and in 1987 they moved to Cambridge.
Evie loved volunteering. She often gave of her time to Family Pathways, the Blood Bank, Lil Farm Children’s Farm and GracePointe Crossing Gables East. She also volunteered serving funeral lunches at Christ the King Catholic Church for many years.
Evie passed away February 5, 2018 at Mount Olivet Home in Minneapolis at the age of 85 years, 2 month 22 days. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dick, son Chuck, 4 brothers and 6 sisters. Evie is survived by two sons, Pat and Ken; daughter, Maureen; daughter-in-law, Terri; 2 brothers, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.