JOHN J. EVANS, JR. "Jack" (Age 79)
Died at home on August 6, 2014 in McLean, VA. Born January 1, 1935 in Scranton, PA. Son of Dorothy Pugh Evans and John J Evans Sr. He attended Central High School in Scranton, PA and earned an Electrical Engineering degree from Penn State University
in 1956. For over 35 years, he worked for IBM as a Systems Engineer.
He is survived by his wife, Theora Lechner Evans, and their two daughters and four grandchildren: Alissa and her husband, David Gatenby, and their children, Ryder and Cyan; Julie and her husband, Mark Manning, and their children, Quinn and Rowan. He also is survived by his brother, Edward Evans and his family.
A celebration of his life will be held at St. Stephen Martyr Catholic Church in NW DC at 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 23, 2014. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, Special Olympics, or Disabled American Veterans.