RUTHVEN -- Funeral service for Lois M. Evans was held Friday, Oct. 18, at the United Methodist Church in Ruthven. The Rev. Roger Maize officiated.
Interment was in Crown Hill Cemetery, Ruthven. The Martin-Mattice Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Lois Evans, daughter of Oren and Jenny Pearl (Eye) Simington, was born May 15, 1925 in Dickens. She attended school in Lake Park, MN, and Freeman Township country school between Dickens and Ruthven.
On April 6, 1943 Lois was united in marriage to Harvey F. Evans in Hawley, MN. Harvey farmed in Minnesota for a few years before he and Lois moved to Ruthven where they operated the Laundromat.
Lois was a member of the United Methodist Church in Ruthven where she was active in Church Circle.
Lois passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 at the Ruthven Community Care Center, at the age of 88. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Jim Evans; a daughter-in-law, Sue Evans; her husband, Harvey; and a sister, Agnes Bartness.
She is survived by her children, Jerry Evans of Sioux Falls, SD, Judy Rausch (Bob) of Spencer, and Dr. Harvey Evans, Jr. (Sherry) of Humboldt; 14 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren.
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