PEORIA - Evelyn M. Page, 89, of Peoria, Ill., passed away at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at UnityPoint Health-Methodist in Peoria.
She was born on Aug. 8, 1925, in Canton, Ill., to Russell and Maude (Overcash) Stover. She married Wayne L. Page in Pekin, Ill., in 1947. He died in 1969.
Surviving are her children, Linda (Russ) Marsh of Mapleton, Ill., Wayne (Susan) Page of Bartonville, Ill., and Ken (Lynn) Page of Fleming Island, Fla.; grandchildren, Christopher (Heather) Marsh, Kimberly Marsh, Julie (Rick) Inman and Zachary Page; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her grandson, Jeffrey Page; brother, Nelson Stover; and two sisters, Francis Lundry and Fern Gaddis.
Evelyn and her husband were the owners of Page Bus Company in Bartonville and Farmington.
She was a member of the Republican Committee and also served on the committee for the Women's Connection in Peoria. She also volunteered at Wildlife Prairie Park and Race for the Cure.
Cremation rites have been accorded, with family services being private.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Wildlife Prairie Park.
Online condolences at www.masonfuneralhomes.com.