Evalyn G. Pavoni
Evalyn G. Pavoni
DOUGLAS- Evalyn G. (Archambault) Pavoni, 67, formerly of Chestnut St. died Thurs., Feb 6 at Harrington Hospital after a 12 year battle with Alzheimer's.
She is survived by her husband, Michael A Pavoni Sr. of Douglas; 1 daughter Cherish Gould and her husband Raymond L. Gould Jr. of Thompson CT; 1 son James A Pavoni of Thompson CT and 6 granddaughters; 4 nephews and their families. She was predeceased by a son, Michael A. Pavoni Jr. predeceased her on Jan. 14, 2012 and her sister Jane on March 12, 2010.
Born in Woonsocket, RI on Nov. 28, 1946 she was the daughter of Lionel and Elizabeth (Casey) Archambault and spent her youth in Blackstone MA.
After graduating high school she joined the Sisters of St. Joseph from 1962 - 1971. Evalyn then met and married her husband of 42 years. She taught in Catholic schools most of her career while earning her master's degree at Providence College. She was also employed at FDIC and Norfolk State Prison. Evalyn was an avid reader and loved to share her knowledge. She enjoyed long rides to the ocean with the top rolled down. She had the most infections laugh and enjoyed time spent with family. She was a dedicated member of Good Shepherd Church in Linwood where she served as a Eucharistic Minister.
Her funeral will be held on Tues. Feb. 11 from Tancrell-Jackman Funeral Home, 35 Snowling Rd., Uxbridge with a Mass at 10 a.m. in Good Shepherd Church, 121 Linwood St. Burial will follow in St. Charles Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home will be Mon. Feb. 10 from 4-7 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations in Evalyn's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter 480 Pleasant St. Watertown, MA 02472. To leave a condolence message for the family, please visit