October 16, 2020: Region of Queens Municipality’s Council and staff extend deepest condolences to the family and friends of Evelyn Lockwood, who passed away on October 15, 2020. Evelyn Lockwood lived a life of community service, devoting 15 years as a Councillor with Municipality of Queens, and as Deputy Warden. Among her many notable accomplishments were serving as Chair of the committee responsible for construction of Queens Manor, and also as Chair of the committee that coordinated renovations of Hillsview Acres Residential Care Facility. Well known throughout Queens, she was active in many community organizations, and also ran the Mill Village General Store in the 1970s, with her husband Hugh.
Flags at Region of Queens Municipality will be lowered to half mast today through to end of day Thursday, October 22 as per Policy #84: Flag Flying, which notes this level of respect be given to former Municipal Councillors.