Evelyn C. Nelson

Evelyn C. Nelson, 94, of Weymouth, died Thursday August 26 at Hancock Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Quincy.

Born in raised in Medford, she lived in Dorchester for 18 years and Weymouth for 20 years. She was a graduate of Medford High School and was employed as an Executive Secretary for the United Fruit Company in Boston for 47 years.

Calvary Baptist Church in Dorchester was an important part of Evelyn’s life. She served as Sunday school treasurer and taught Junior Church and Sunday school for many years. Evelyn was a Deaconess of the church and was active in Missionary programs. She was an avid reader and enjoyed travelling in the U.S., Canada and Central America.

Daughter of the late George T. and Erminnie D. Nelson and sister of the late Phyllis M. Trefry. Beloved aunt of Carol T. Mack of Hanover and John H. Trefry III of Melbourne Beach, FL and great aunt of Caroline Kempf, John H. Trefry IV and Tyler E. Mack.

Funeral service in Dolan Funeral Home, 460 Granite Avenue, MILTON, Saturday September 4 at 4:00 PM, preceded by a visiting hour from 3-4 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donation in Evelyn’s memory may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, Dorchester, or to Compassion International.