Evelyn O. Legassey, age 89, of Sylva passed away on September 11, 2021 at Harried Regional Hospital, after a brief illness. She is the daughter of the late George Owl Sr. and Winifred Clark Owl. She was a member of Webster United Methodist Church and also a member of the American Legion Post 143. She had owned a restaurant called, Evelyn’s Luncheonette in Waterbury, Connecticut.
Evelyn is survived by her children; Cathy May Hurt, Bonny Lee Legassey and Everett Frank Legassey Sr.. 14 Grandchildren and 23 Great Grandchildren and 2 Great-Great Grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her Husband, Ernest Frank Legassey Sr.. Sons; Tracy Adam Legassey and Ernest Frank Legassey Jr.. Daughter, Wendy Lynn Legassey. Brothers, Everett George Owl, Hilary Osborne and George Owl Jr.. Sister, Rebecca Boyum.
The family will have a visitation on September 18, 2021 beginning at 12:30pm at The Webster United Methodist Church. A formal service will follow beginning at 2:00pm, with Pastor Christine Murphy officiating.
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Long House Funeral Home assisted the Family with final arrangements.
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