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Evelyn Louise Childs Long
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1913
Fedora
Miner County
South Dakota, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1991
Mount Prospect
Cook County
Illinois, USA

EVELYN LOUISE CHILDS LONG, was the third child of five children born to Guy Truman Childs (1888-1963) and May Barbara Steiber(1887-1969). She was born Dec. 5, 1913 in Fedora,Miner County, SD. She married John E. Long in Oct. of 1939 in Chicago, IL. Evelyn graduated from Grand Rapids MN High School in 1933. She received her LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) associate's degree and worked for awhile in Chicago. In 1949 she and her husband adopted twins, James and Betty Jo who were a year old. She and the family vacationed in Menominee Michigan on a farm, where her husband once lived. Evelyn lived most of her life in Chicago, IL. After her husband's retirement in 1970 they moved to Mt. Prospect, IL. Evelyn attended church regularly with her family. She was bedridden for two years before her death in 1991 due to a stroke. She is preceded in death by her parents, Guy Childs (1899-1963) and May Barbara (Steiber) Childs 1887-1969), and by a brother, Wilbur Truman Childs (1916-1968).

Survivors: children- James Henry David Long formerly of Honolulu, HI and now Janesville, WI, Betty Jo Long Hoffman, formerly of Aurora, IL and now of Bakersfield, CA;
Grandchildren: Janet Lynn Hoffman and James Hoffman of Bakersfield, CA
Sisters- Esther Mae Childs Rowe, Richland, MO (1911-2000)
Florence Luella Childs Browne, (1918-1993) Phoenix, AZ
Brother- Delbert Guy Childs,(1912-2002) Pokegama Lake, Grand Rapids, MN 
 
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 Parents:
  Guy Truman Childs (1887 - 1963)
  May Barbara Steiber Childs (1887 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  John E. Long (1906 - 1993)
 
 Siblings:
  Esther May Childs Rowe (1911 - 2000)*
  Delbert Guy Childs (1912 - 2002)*
  Evelyn Louise Childs Long (1913 - 1991)
  Wilbur Truman Childs (1916 - 1969)*
  Florence Luella Childs Browne (1918 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Long
John E. 1906-1993
Together Forever
Evelyn B.
1913-1991
 
Note: Wife of John E. Long; mother of Jim Long and Betty Jo Long Hoffman; Daughter of Guy T. Childs and May Barbara Steiber; sister of Esther Childs Rowe, Delbert Guy Childs, Wilbur Truman Childs & Florence Childs Browne,
 
Burial:
Memory Gardens Cemetery
Arlington Heights (Cook County)
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
Record added: Sep 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29535377
Evelyn Louise <i>Childs</i> Long
Added by: Evelyn Rowe Nelson
 
Evelyn Louise <i>Childs</i> Long
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Evelyn Louise <i>Childs</i> Long
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