IRVINGTON—Evelyn Joyce Kilpatrick passed away Thursday, September 14, 2017, at Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury in Irvington.
She was born in Independence, Mo., on February 13, 1936, the daughter of the late Arnold and Dora Maycock.
Evelyn had many roles in her life: Loving wife, teacher, real estate agent, travel agent and antique collector. She and her late husband, Arthur Kilpatrick, operated numerous antique shops during their 45 year marriage. After Arthur retired from the Navy, they had businesses in Manassas and Kilmarnock. They especially enjoyed attending auctions and refinishing furniture for their shops.
They moved to Heathsville in 2003 and enjoyed living in their Mallard Bay home overlooking the Great Wicomico River. Evelyn lived there until her move to RWC in 2014.
Evelyn is survived by her sisters, Dorothy (Gerald) Graves and Shirley (Gary) Nuss; nieces, Kay (Joe) Jeanette, Carey (Andy) Irish, Jill (Patrick) Firkins, Alison Firkins; nephews, Clark Graves and William Shelton; and seven great-nieces and nephews.
Evelyn requested no formal memorial service and asked that those wishing to make any contributions in her memory do so to Doctors Without Borders, P. O. Box 5030, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5030.