Evelyn “Evie” R. MacKellar, age 93, formerly of East Winthrop, died Thursday, January 24, 2019 at the Horizons Living and Rehabilitation Center in Brunswick, ME following a long illness. She was born in Winslow, ME on May 11, 1925 a daughter of the late Harry J. and Lena (Trial) Roy.
Evie was a Winslow High School graduate and was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Winthrop.
She had been employed by the Social Security Administration for many years and had previously worked for the Internal Revenue Service.
Evie was a lifetime member of the Augusta Country Club where she and her husband “OB” spent many days with family and friends. Evie even scored a hole-in-one. When she was not at the golf course she enjoyed entertaining and being with family. Also, she was an active member of her sorority.
She was pre-deceased by her husband, Owen B. “OB” MacKellar; three brothers: Richard, Reginald and Thomas Roy and a sister, Juliette Pomerleau.
Evie is survived by her children and spouses: Duncan and Maria MacKellar of Topsham and Jim MacKellar-Hertan of Seattle, WA; Mary (MacKellar) and Jon Englehardt of Fayette; a step-son and wife: Peter and Pam MacKellar of Aspen, CO; two sisters: Virginia Belanger of Winslow and Joyce Roy of Augusta; seven grandchildren and spouses: Christy MacKellar, Andrew and Amanda MacKellar, Danielle (Englehardt) and James MacDonald, Patrick Englehardt and his wife Alix Alway, Eric MacKellar-Hertan, Matt MacKellar-Hertan, and Peter and Erica MacKellar; four great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
A special thank you to her friends Donna, Terry, Faith and Jean who enabled her to live at home until she was 92.
Funeral services will be held at a later date at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Winthrop. Burial will follow the service in East Winthrop Cemetery. Arrangements will be announced in the spring.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the charity of your choice in memory of Evelyn MacKellar.