Lovelyn Aron Eggel was born on Dec. 15, 1975 in the Philippines. She passed away on Dec. 2, 2018 while on vacation in the Philippines. She live in Davao with her parents and siblings until she met Thomas Eggel. They were originally married in the Philippines in 2004. She was not able to come to the United States until she got her visa, which took 16 monts.

Upon arriving in the United States in 2006, Lovelyn and Tom lived in Ferndale. Her first job was at St. Luke’s Care Home in Fortuna, where she worked while attending College of the Redwoods, with nursing plans. She then worked for Home Health Care for four years. She and Tom had a son, Lawrence Thomas – L.T. – in September 2007.

Lovelyn was a very outgoing person who had many friends, both in America and the Philippines. She enjoyed going places with her friends. She was a very loving wife and mother.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas Eggel; her son, L.T.; her parents and relatives in the Phillipines; her stepchildren Tony Eggel and Ann Carpenter; her brother-in-law, Bob Eggel; her sister-in-law, Mary Pelascini.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Assumption Church in Ferndale.


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