Deaths Death Notices
MEINHOLD, Evelyn C. (Beilman)
MEINHOLD - Evelyn C. (nee Beilman) Age 85, of the City of Tonawanda, December 17, 2015, at her residence, wife of the late Erwin "Buzz" Meinhold; mother of Lynn Meinhold, Richard Meinhold, Karen (Phillip) Matteson, Catherine (Ted) Olszewski, Robert Meinhold, Suzanne (Joseph) Thibault, Patricia (Gregg) Webb and Cynthia Meinhold; predeceased by four brothers and two sisters; also survived by many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. There will be no prior visitation. Friends and family are invited to attend a Memorial Mass at 10 AM Tuesday, December 22nd in St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, 71 Adam St. in Tonawanda and join in a remembrance brunch immediately afterward. In lieu of flowers, donations would be gratefully accepted and can be made to St. Vincent DePaul Society Chapter of St. Francis of Assisi Church. A 1951 graduate of EJ Meyer Memorial School of Nursing, Evelyn was a dedicated and beloved Registered Nurse for 44 years, retiring from DeGraff Memorial Hospital in 1995. Evelyn was a 55 year parishioner of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Tonawanda. She volunteered in the food pantry and served as a Past President of the parish's St. Vincent DePaul Society Chapter. An avid traveler, swimmer, ping-pong and tennis player, she was a decorated participant in the Empire State Games. With a gentle heart and inspirational spirit, Evelyn always offered a kind word, a warm smile and a cold beer. She found ways to touch people that she met and this world has been a better place with her in it. She will be sadly missed.