Evelyn M. Koons

Evelyn M. Koons, 83, of 1454 W. Maple Street, Valley View, died Thursday, March 6, 2014 at her residence.

She was born on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 1931, in Spring Glen, a daughter of the late Leo Moyer and Edna Michael Moyer.

She was a presser in area garment factories prior to her retirement.

She was a member of St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Valley View.

Her husband, Ceylon G. Koons died in 1992. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Roger Moyer and a sister, Marie Klinger.

She is survived by a daughter, Faye D. Koons of Valley View; a grandson, Joseph J. Koons of Valley View; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, Valley View, on Monday, March 10, with Rev. Duane Bardo officiating. Burial was made in St. Andrew's Cemetery, Valley View.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hillside SPCA, 51 Spca Road, Pottsville PA 17901.

Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, was in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be left for the family at www.buffingtonreed.com.

Funeral Home

Buffington-Reed Funeral Home
200 West Main Street Valley View, PA 17983
(570) 682-3070

Published in The News Item on Mar. 13, 2014