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Evelyn Clark (Welch) Dutil

Waterville - Evelyn C. Dutil, 79, of Waterville, formerly of Vassalboro and Winslow, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, February 14, 2016 at her home. She was born on August 21, 1936, in Wilton, ME, a twin daughter of Raymond L. and Dorothy E. Lloyd Clark. She graduated from Wilton Academy and Pelletier's School of Beauty Culture, in Lewiston, where she taught beauty culture after graduation. Evelyn was a licensed cosmetologist and was employed at the Grace & Ideal Beauty Salon in Waterville for over 20 years. She then worked at Wal-Mart as a cashier until her retirement.

Evelyn was at one time a Brownie Scout leader and a Cub Scout den mother. She was a member and past president of the Waterville Hairdressers Assn., and the Maine State Cosmetologist Assn., serving as state president for two years. Evelyn was one of the original founders of the Winslow Midget Football Assn. and served as treasurer for seven years. She was a founder of and volunteered at the Vassalboro Food Pantry in Vassalboro where she was chairwoman of the board of directors. Evelyn was a member of the DAR Fort Halifax chapter. She belonged to the Vassalboro United Methodist Church and was a past president of the women's group.

Through the years, Evelyn loved attending all sporting events and occasions involving her children and grandchildren. She was extremely Proud of them. She loved to read, knit, crochet, doing genealogy and going out to lunch with her friends.

Evelyn is survived by her daughter, Dorothy E. W. Fogg and her husband Steven of Winslow; her son, Mark E. Welch and his wife Sandra of Winslow; her step-daughter, Diane L. Taylor and her husband Erwin of Fairfield; five grandchildren: Joshua Fogg and his wife Amy of Winslow; Cory Fogg and his wife Kelsey of Florida; Bryon Fogg of Winslow; Jacob Welch and his wife Katherine of Orrington; Jill Welch of Waterville; four great-grandchildren: Kadence and Ainsleigh Fogg, Colleen Welch and Leo Fogg; her sister Sandra C. Harrington of Carver, MA; her step-sister, Karen J. Downing of South Paris, ME; her brothers-in-law: Staunton Allen of Wilton; Robert Dutil and his wife Claire of Waterville; Albert John Dutil and his wife Lorraine of Winslow; Daniel Dutil and his wife Therese of Fairfield; her sisters-in-law: Pat Fernald and her husband Hartley of Winslow, Carol Clark of Augusta; as well as many nieces, nephews cousins and friends. Evelyn is also survived by her loving companion, Douglas A Fletcher of Wilton and his family.

She was predeceased by her husband, Louis "Pete" D. Dutil; her three brothers: Conrad Hugh Clark; Nelson Barry Clark; Lloyd Scott Clark; her twin sister Edna C. Allen and her half-brother David L. Clark.

The family wishes to acknowledge the staff and friends at Park Residences, along with the staff from MaineGeneral Hospice, for the exceptional care she received and her medical providers for their wonderful care and compassion, especially Theresa Jacques, FNP, and Dr. Kristin Holm.

A celebration of Evelyn's life will be held on Saturday February 20, 2016 from 2 - 4 PM at Veilleux Funeral Home, 8 Elm Street, Waterville, ME 04901. A funeral service will be held on Monday February 22 at 11:00 AM at the Vassalboro United Methodist Church, 614 Main Street,
Vassalboro. You are welcome to join the family at the church for a light luncheon following the service. Burial will be in the Maine Veterans' Memorial Cemetery in Augusta later this spring. Please visit www.redingtonfuneralhome.com to view a video collage of Evelyn's life and to share condolences, memories and tributes with her family.

In lieu of flowers, friends may donate to: Vassalboro Food Pantry, c/o Cindy Ferland, Director, 179 Bog Road, Vassalboro, ME 04989 or call 207-873-7375.