SHERRILL >> Evelyn M. Iles, age 93, formerly of Noyes Manor passed away Sunday morning May 4, 2014 in the Oneida Healthcare Extended Care Facility.
She was born on Oct. 7, 1920 in Oneida, N.Y. a daughter of the late Walter and Elizabeth "Bessie" (Nolda) Claus and was a graduate of Oneida High School.
On April 10, 1945 Evelyn was united in marriage with James J. Iles and shared a loving union of over 50 years together until Mr. Iles's death on July 25, 1995.
Evelyn enjoyed reading and going to birthday club parties and playing cards with her family and friends.
She was a member of St. Helena's Church of Sherrill and had a great devotion to the "Virgin Mary."
Surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, James and Janice Iles of Claremont, Calif.; two daughters and two sons-in-law, Joan and Pete Noto of Sherrill and Patricia and David Hobbie of Blossvale; four grandchildren, Peter J. and his wife Autum Noto of Rome, Kristina Noto of Utica, James Iles and Brittany Iles both of Claremont, Calif., as well as several nieces and nephews.
In keeping with Evelyn's wishes there will be no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in St. Helena's Church, Primo Avenue, Sherrill. Burial will follow in St. Helena's Cemetery, Middle Road, Oneida, N.Y. Arrangements are with the Malecki Funeral Home Inc., 464 Sherrill Road, Sherrill, N.Y.