Mirl passed away peacefully on Monday, March 13, 2017 in Rimbey, AB at the age of 79. Mirl is lovingly remembered by his wife of 47 years, Gail; his sons, Terry (Kari) and Patrick; daughter, Michele (Rob); grandchildren, Carley (Corey), Cole and Seth; great grandchildren, Brooke and Tucker; sisters, Shirley and Carol (John); brothers, Dan (Carman), Jack (Ruth), Ted (Betty) and Doug; as well as many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his parents, Tom and Sarah Evernden; brother, Jim; brother-in-law, Herb; and his grand-daughter, Kyla. A Memorial Service will be held at the Rimbey Church of the Nazarene, 5214 – 51 Street, Rimbey, AB on Monday, March 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm. Donations may be made in Mirl’s memory to the Rimbey Handivan Society, PO Box 301, Rimbey, AB, T0C 2J0 or to the Rimbey Care Centre, PO Box 44, Rimbey, AB, T0C 2J0. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.myalternatives.ca.