Thelma Eileen "Kit" Everett
The family of Thelma (Kit) Everett of Island View, NB, sadly wish to announce her passing on Friday, December 17th, 2021 at Hospice Fredericton, with her family by her side. Kit was born in Toronto, Ontario, on December 29th, 1925.
In addition to her parents, Kit was predeceased by her brother Bruce Kennedy of British Columbia, and her loving husband of 69 years, C. Fred Everett of Island View, NB. Kit and Fred were one of seven generations of Everetts to establish and operate what is now known as Everett Family Orchard. Under their care, the orchard began it’s transition to the present day apple u-pick.
Kit leaves behind her son Chuck (Wyn) Everett, daughters Carol Boyle, Lois (Mike) Derrah, Diane (Mike) Richard, as well as several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Kit was a graduate of McGill University’s McDonald College Campus of Agriculture. In the years to follow she worked as a dietician at the Victoria Public Hospital and the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital. She took great pleasure in her gardens at the farm and spent many hours sewing, quilting and involved in various community organizations.
A private burial will take place at a later date. In lieu flowers, donations in memory of Kit may be made to the Chalmers Foundation, Hospice Fredericton, or a charity of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences may be made through McAdam's Funeral Home online at www.mcadamsfh.com.