EVANGELINE KATHERINE IRVING (1926 – 2012)
Vangie, as her friends affectionately called her, was called to spend eternity with her Lord on Sunday, January 22, 2012 at home with her loving family by her side.
She was born October 22, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois. Vangie resided in Chicago for 61 years before spending her last eleven years in Sugar Land, Texas. Vangie’s passion in life was working with children and numerous charities.
She leaves incredible memories in the hearts and minds of her children Harold (H), Katherine (Dee Dee), James (Beany), and Shawn; (2) Daughter-In-Laws – Mychelle and Verneda; (10) Grandchildren – Angela, Crystal, Candice, Marques, Angelo, LaShante’, LaShayla, Jamal, Austin, and Erin; (6) Great Grandchildren, one niece and a host of friends. She is loved by many and will be missed by all!
Vangie’s Celebration of Life will be held in her home town of Chicago, IL on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at Cage Memorial Chapel, South Jeffrey Blvd., Chicago, IL 60649. She will be laid to rest at Oakridge-Glen Oak Cemetery, Hillside, IL.
The family would like to give gratitude to the healthcare professionals at Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital and the staff and residents of The Terrace Sugar Land Apartments.
In lieu of flowers, you may send donations to the Houston Community College Foundation Scholarship Fund in Evangeline Irving’s name to assist deserving Houston area students to 3100 Main St. Suite 12B12 (MC1148), Houston, Texas 77002, Attention: Dr. Kelly Zuniga.