Eveline "Evie" M. Quinnell, 82, Bismarck, formerly of Lisbon, passed away on May 10, 2011, surrounded by her loving family after a battle with cancer. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 14, at Grace Lutheran Brethren Church, 503 N. 24th St., Bismarck, with the Rev. Allan Shaner officiating. Interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Lisbon, at a later date.
Eveline was born Sept. 20, 1928, to Louis and Luella (LaPlant) Hoffmann in Watford City. Evie enjoyed playing her guitar and singing, gardening, sewing, fishing and spending time with family, especially her four daughters. After the death of her husband in 1966, Evie was employed by Lewis Truck Lines and then Bobcat Company, where she retired in 1983.
She is survived by her four daughters, Belinda (Richard) Fadness, Bismarck, Beverly Froemke, Lisbon, Renae (Wayne) Even, Bismarck, and Rebecca (Steven) Hooker, Bismarck; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Ray (Anna) Hoffmann, El Dorado, Kan., Donald (Betty) Hoffmann, Watford City, and Leonard (Lillian) Hoffmann, Watford City; sister, Beula (Don) Morgan, Torrance, Calif.; and sisters-in-law, Phyllis Hoffmann, Watford City, and Velma Hoffmann, Orem, Utah.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Adolf "Duffy" B. Quinnell; her brothers, Raymond Hoffmann, Watford City, Victor Hoffmann, Watford City, and LeRoy Hoffmann, Orem, Utah; and sisters, Viola Grange, Orem, Utah, and Luella (Sam) Fox, Billings, Mont. (Bismarck Funeral Home)