Evelyn K. Paddock

Evelyn Katherine Paddock died at home on Friday, February 1st. Evelyn was born in 1928 in Berne, New York the oldest of five children of Esther Wright and Stephen Komjathy. She grew up on a farm in Berne with her three sisters Jane, Dorothy and Patricia and brother David.

Evelyn lived for over 70 years in Ballston Spa. She retired from her position as Senior Clerk at the Saratoga County Clerk’s office in 1993, but continued serving part-time as a record keeper for the Town of Milton. After retiring she split her time between Ballston Spa and Summerville, Florida.

Evelyn cherished her family. She is survived by her three children Richard Paddock and Charles Paddock of Ballston Spa and her daughter Leslie Mishrell of Blairsville, GA. She was beloved by her grandchildren Steven, Nina, Colleen, Leslie, Nicole, Kirk, Kristin and seven great grandchildren.

Her family will miss her greatly. She will be in our hearts at every family gathering or celebration. Evelyn had a great sense of humor and a contagious laugh. She approached life with a generous loving spirit and a determination to find the good in everything and everyone. She enjoyed playing Pinochle, working in her garden, going to the beach and loved her time with friends and family.

Evelyn was an inspiration for all of us to relish our time with the people we love. Her legacy of love of family, generosity and enjoying life to the fullest will be passed onward to every generation.

A memorial service for Evelyn will be held at 4:00 pm on Friday, February 8th at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. In lieu of flowers please make donations to The Community Hospice Foundation, Gift Processing Center, 310 South Manning Blvd., Albany, NY 12208

Guest Book

Jody Wheeler

Dear Leslie and family:

Our classmate Debbie Englehart Crane called me to say your mom had passed away. What a beautiful legacy she leaves as you describe in the obituary. It's a new stage of life for all us at this age, as our parents pass on. I hope you and your family find comfort and smiles in your memories



Barb Scher

Chuck, so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.

Mike and Darcy Van Patten

Sorry for your loss,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

Sue Talmadge

Evelyn was my dear friend and I love her. I am sending her family deepest sympathies and am sorry that Walt and I won’t be home in time for her memorial. As a snowbird I know she would understand! Loving thoughts and prayers to you all.

Janice Bush Harris

Charlie, sorry to hear of your Mom's passing, prayers to you and your family.