ELDRED - Evelyn R. Bhe, 74, of West Eldred Road, was welcomed to her eternal home by Jesus her Lord on Sunday (Sept. 8, 2013) at Olean (N.Y.) General Hospital following a brief illness.
Born Feb. 4, 1939, in Ridgway, she was a daughter of James and Thelma Boyd Harbridge.
Mrs. Bhe was employed for many years by the American Olean Tile Co. prior to her retirement in 1991.
Evvie was an avid reader and fisherwoman. She also enjoyed playing bingo, cards (especially euchre), working puzzles and mosaics, and spending time with her friends at the Eldred Senior Center. Above all, she loved spending time with her family.
Surviving are three daughters, Kim (Don) Connolly of Eldred, Cindy (Richard) Lasher of Port Allegany and Jackie (Scott) Keiser of Shinglehouse; one son, Marshall Frost of Bradford; 11 grandchildren, Gin Lasher, Mikki (Chuck) Ebert, Sarah (Brad) Larson, Larry Walker, Jesse Walker, Dodie (Audi) Champion, Nykki (Taylor) Zurat, Samantha Frost, Beth (Brandon) Freer, A.J. (Jamie) Lockwood, and Michelle (Anthony) Tate; many great-grandchildren; and two half-sisters, Bea (Richard) Witteman of Ridgway and Lily Bender of Strongsville, Ohio.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a stepmother, Alma Harbridge; a grandson, Marshall Allen Lasher; and a great-grandson, Landon M. Lockwood.
Friends may call Thursday at the First Church of God in Eldred from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at which time a memorial service will be held with the Rev. Charles "Bud" Lasher, associate pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Card Creek Cemetery, Roulette.
Memorial contributions may be made to www.woundedwarrior project.com
; the First Church of God; or the SPCA.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Frame Funeral Home, Eldred.
Online condolences may be made at www.framefuneralhome.com