Evelyne Stage LeQuire, 92, of Hamden, formally of North Haven for 50 years passed away on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at her home. She was the loving wife of the late Donald LeQuire; born in New Haven on September 30, 1924;  daughter of late Charles Stage and Margaret Baker Stage Lipp. Don and Evelyne had 6 wonderful children, Donald (Sherry), Barry (Barbara), Richard, Kathy LeQuire (David Hansen), Kristine (Ronald) Scheyd and Curtis (Michele). Grandmother of Heather, Christopher, Rebecca, Michelle, Brian, Ron, John, Brandon and Brett. Great Grandmother of Anna, Pablo, Sebastian, Evan and Maya. Both Don and Ev had many fun loving friends who they enjoyed entertaining. They also enjoyed their homes in Holland, Mass and Naples, Florida. Evelyne volunteered for New Haven Hospital, Hospice and Easter Seals for many years. She worked for New England Transportation and part time for Montowese and North Haven High Schools. She retired as a secretary from the Detective Bureau in the North Haven Police Department which were both exciting and memorable years working with the detectives and police officers who work very hard for us. She always said she had a super, wonderful, happy life

Private funeral services have been entrusted to the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Evelyne’s name can be made to Paralyzed Veterans of America, 801 18th Street NW Washington, DC 20006-3517 (PVA.org) or a charity of your choice.