John Evans(1924 - 2012)

John F. Evans

Des Moines

John, 87, passed away January 2, 2012, on the date of John and Jeanne's 67th wedding anniversary. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m., Friday, at St. Anthony Catholic Church with burial to follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. John's family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, at Brooks South Town Chapel, 7601 Fleur Drive.

John F. Evans was born on May 10, 1924 in Philadelphia, PA. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. John was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Jeanne; daughter, Diana; and his brother, Harry.

John is remembered by his children: Mike (Karen), Sandy (Tom) Burgett, Terri (Kim) Gabriel, Joy (Tom) Bishop, and Mark; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Memorial contributions may be given to the family and designated to the Community Living Center at the Des Moines VA Medical Center.


Funeral Home

Brooks South Town Chapel
7601 Fleur Drive Des Moines, IA 50321
(515) 285-4633

Published in Des Moines Register from Jan. 4 to Jan. 6, 2012