Evelyn Raenell (Wilson) DuBois
Evelyn passed away from a brief illness on 11/3/2021, with her daughter by her side.
Evelyn was born and raised in Antioch, CA. She is the 5th of the 9 children to Fred and Helen Wilson. Evelyn was the first class to graduate from the newly built Antioch High School on West 18th street in 1955.
She married in 1956 to Herman DuBois and raised 2 daughters, Katherine and Jennifer. She started work at Target in Pittsburg, CA in 1987 and retired in 2006. She was the phone operator and fitting room attendant. She loved to do search –a-word books, sew and mend items by hand. She loved to bake, read Nicholas Sparks books, watch the cooking channel and Hallmark movies.
She is survived by her daughter Katherine, her brothers Gale (Linda) Wilson and Norman Wilson, sisters Joanne Lane and Betty Tatro and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband Herman, daughter Jennifer, her brother Milburn Wilson and sisters Delores Skagen, Carol Baltzell and Juanita Luther, her best friend Janet Hayes and her parents.
Funeral services will be held at Higgins Chapel Funeral Home, 1310 A St. Antioch, CA 94509, on November 23, 2021. Visitation starts at 11am and services starts at 12pm with a committal following at Oak View Memorial Park 2500 E.18th St. Antioch, CA 94509 at 2pm.
In lieu of flowers please donate to her favorite charity, ASPCA, in her name.
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