Evelyn G. Covert
AGE: 72 • Somerset
Evelyn G. Covert, 72, died November 14, 2012. Evelyn was a lifelong resident of Somerset. She was employed as a bookkeeper at Sherman and Williams in Somerville followed by Belle Mead Farmers Co-Op where she worked for 30 years before retiring in February. Evelyn was an avid reader who loved to play cards, garden and vacation in Myrtle Beach. As an animal lover she rescued, cared and found good homes for countless stray pets. She will be remembered for her beautiful blue eyes, wonderful smile and heartfelt laugh. She was a beloved sister, aunt and friend who will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
Evelyn is predeceased by her brothers, Abram Dean, Gerald and Glenn and a sister, Irene. Surviving are her five sisters, Eleanor Zielski, Shirley Kane, Elsie McMullen, Jo Weddermann, Jayne Calvetti; her brother, John, and 27 nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 12 noon Saturday, November, 24, 2012 at the Bruce C. VanArsdale Funeral Home, 111 North Gaston Ave. Somerville. Visitation hours will be 7-9 pm Friday at the funeral home. Donations can be made to St. Hubert's Giralda Animal Shelter, 3201 Route 22 East, North Branch, NJ 08876. To send condolences to the family, visit www.brucevanarsdalefuneralhome.com