Evelyn Dorothy Rizzi, 92, of Brookston passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday October 3, 2019 at home. She was born in Duluth on July 23, 1927 to Romano and Josephine Rizzi. Evelyn had worked at Floodwood Services and Training. She loved to help around the house, singing, doing arts and crafts, “going to work”, watching football, and she loved to show off new outfits.
She is survived by a sister-in-law Helen Rizzi, and her extended family Shawndette Clemens, Kendra Dallmann, Kaleb Dallmann, Kambria LePage, the staff at the Shawndette Clemens Foster Home, Donna Tracy, Stacy Stevens, her friend Marion Shafer, and the extended staff at home and at the Floodwood Services and Training.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Wednesday October 9, 2019 from Noon until 2PM at the Floodwood Services and Training Center. 601 Ash St, Floodwood, MN 55736. Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home. 600 E. 2nd Street, Duluth, MN 55805. 218-727-3555.