Evelyn Ann McGeehan

Evelyn Ann McGeehan of Mountain Top passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born March 21, 1928, in the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre, a daughter of George and Loretta Cusick Sink.

She attended the local schools and graduated from Coughlin High School, Class of 1946.

She was employed by Bell Telephone Co. of Pennsylvania.

Evelyn's greatest devotion was to her family and her faith. She was an avid reader. She resided in the Highland Woods development in Mountain Top and was a member of St. Jude's Parish.

Surviving are her husband of 65 years, Thomas R. McGeehan; sons, Thomas and his wife, Linda, West Wyoming; Robert and his wife, Dolores, Plains Township; Michael and his wife, Kally, Grapevine, Texas; John and his wife, Shazia, Odenton, Md.; and Joseph and his wife, Ann, Dumfries, Va.; daughters, Mary Patricia Kendall and her husband, Jon, Omaha, Neb.; and Maureen Cirko and her husband, Peter, Lancaster; 21 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren; and sister, Rosemary Andes, Hackensack, N.J.

The funeral will be held at 9:15 a.m. Monday from E. Blake Collins Funeral Home, 159 George Ave., Wilkes-Barre, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Jude's Church, Mountain Top.

Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Kitchen, c/o Catholic Social Services, 33 E. Northampton St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702, or to Little Sisters of the Poor, 2500 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA 18509.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.eblakecollins.com.

Funeral Home

E. Blake Collins Funeral Home
159 George Avenue Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705

Published in Citizens' Voice on Nov. 15, 2013