Marjorie A. Purtell Evans

  • Birth 13 Sep 1919 Canada
  • Death 22 Oct 2002 Olean, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA
  • Burial Allegany, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA
  • Memorial ID 105945953

Marjorie A. Evans

Olean, NY-- Marjorie A. Evans of 1230 Goodrich Ave. in Olean died Tuesday (October 22, 2002) in the Olean General Hospital.

Born September 13, 1919 in Canada she was the daughter of Robert and Mary Bulger Purtell. On December 6, 1948 in Allegany she married Ronald Evans who predeceased her in 1977.

Mrs. Evans had been employed in the housekeeping department of Olean General Hospital prior to her retirement.

Surviving are 3 grandchildren Todd Evans, Jeff Evans and Christine Thomas, all of Olean; 11 great grandchildren; 2 sisters Carmel Purtell of Kingston, Ontario Canada and Madeline Stairdner, of Edmonton, Alberta Canada and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband she was predeceased by a daughter Diane R. Evans on March 22, 2002; 2 sisters Muriel Reid and Dorothy Sears and 2 brothers Russell Purtell and William Purtell.

Friends will be received on Friday from 9-11:00am in the Casey, Halwig & Hartle Funeral Home 3128 W. State Rd. Olean. Funeral services will immediately follow at 11:00am in the funeral home. Rev. Jay Gilbert of the House of Prayer Evangelistic Center in Olean will officiate. Burial will be in St. Bonaventure Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.

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  • Created by: Diana St. Clair Huber
  • Added: 28 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 105945953
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marjorie A. Purtell Evans (13 Sep 1919–22 Oct 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 105945953, citing Saint Bonaventure Cemetery, Allegany, Cattaraugus County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Diana St. Clair Huber (contributor 47408367) .