|Death: ||Nov. 7, 2008|
M. Evelyn Brown, 88, resident of Brethren Village, and formerly of Strasburg, died Friday, November 7, 2008 at Lancaster General Hospital. Her husband of 52 years the late Carl P. Brown died in 1995.
Born in Strasburg Twp., she was the daughter of the late John H. and Rose Link Welk. Evelyn graduated from Strasburg High School with the Class of 1938. She worked as a medical secretary for Dr. Henry Wentz in Strasburg for 24 years and then for Eastbrook Family Health Center, retiring in 1980.
Evelyn was a member of Long Memorial United Methodist Church in Neffsville and a former member of Wesley United Methodist Church in Strasburg. She was active in the United Methodist Women.
Surviving Evelyn are her sons John W. Brown, husband of Carol A. Strausser of Maytown and Richard C. Brown of Pasadena, MD, and her brother Raymond L. Welk of New Holland.
VIEWINGS: Monday, Nov. 10th from 7 to 8:30 pm at Bachman Funeral Home, 7 S. Decatur St., Strasburg, PA, and Tuesday, Nov. 11th from 1 to 2 pm at the Brethren Village Chapel, 3001 Lititz Pike, Lancaster, PA. FUNERAL: Tuesday at 2 pm at Brethren Village, with The Rev. David M. Myers and The Rev. J. Mark Tedford officiating. Private interment in Strasburg Mennonite Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider mailing a contribution in Evelyn's memory to the American Diabetes Association Lancaster Chapter, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Suite 22, Harrisburg, PA 17110. (Lancaster Newspapers, 11/8/2008)
Strasburg Mennonite Cemetery
Created by: Bruce Speck
Record added: Nov 08, 2008
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