Evelyn “Evie” Innes Downie
STEVENSVILLE — Evelyn “Evie” Innes Downie of Stevensville, MD, died Saturday, June 24, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born Sept. 11, 1928, in
Youngstown, Ohio, a daughter of the late James and Sarah (Wilson) Downie. Evie graduated from Boardman High School, Boardman, Ohio, and then attended Youngstown State University where she received her teaching degree. She taught for 35 years at Austintown Middle School. Evie retired from teaching at 57 years old.
Evie is survived by her two sisters: Marguerite “Peg” Cannon; Sarah “Salle” Wallace; extended loving family and her dog, Scooby. She was preceded in death by her brothers: William Downie and James Downie.
Evie lived in Stevensville with her two sisters, Peg, Salle, and her dog Scooby. They were known as the Golden Girls! Evie moved to Maryland in 1996 to live with her sister Peg, after Peg’s husband, James Cannon passed away.
Evie enjoyed worldwide traveling, happy hour in the hanger with the Kentmorr neighbors and friends, reading, vacationing with family and spending time with family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: SPCA Anne Arundel County, 1815 Bay Ridge Ave., Annapolis, MD 21403 or www.aacspca.org.
A visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 1, at Davis– Becker Funeral Homes, 8536 Market St., Boardman, Ohio. A graveside service will follow the visitation in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Youngstown, Ohio. There will be a celebration of her life in Stevensville at a later date.
Online condolences at: www.fhnfuneralhome.com.