|Birth: ||Jul. 24, 1917|
|Death: ||Jul. 16, 2009|
VAN WERT - David John Evans, 91, of Van Wert, passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2009 at the Van Wert Manor Nursing Home.
He was born on July 24, 1917 in York Township in Van Wert County to David Bebb Evans and Hannah H. Evans, both of whom are deceased. On February 14, 1939, he married Grace Audrey (Miller) Evans, who is deceased.
Evans is survived by a daughter, Marcia (Jeff) Pollock of Van Wert; a daughter-in-law, Cherrie Evans of Van Wert; five grandchildren, Julie (Steve) West, Wendy (Mark) Froelich, Michael (Jennifer) Evans, Sam Evans and Carrie Evans; five great grandchildren, Brittany (Bobby) Gilbert, Lindsey West, Jeffrey Tiffany, Audrey Evans and Noah Evans; and two step-great grandchildren, Diana and Patrick Froelich.
He was preceded in death by a son, Gordon D. Evans and a brother, Thomas L. Evans.
Evans was a retired farmer and school bus driver for the Lincolnview School District. He was a member of Salem Presbyterian Church in Venedocia, the Van Wert Farm Bureau and a 1935 graduate of York Hgh School.
A service will be held on Sunday, July 19 at 1:30 p.m. at Cowan & Son Funeral Home in Van Wert. Rev. Wendy S. Pratt will officiate. A burial will follow at Venedocia Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 18 from 2-6 p.m. at the funeral home.
Preferred memorials are to the Van Wert Manor Nursing Home or Community Health Professionals-Hospice.
Grace A Miller Evans (1918 - 2004)*
Gordon D Evans (1946 - 2009)*
Van Wert County
Created by: corgilover
Record added: Jul 17, 2009
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