Evelyn Strawn(1920 - 2014)

EVELYN E. STRAWN, 93 CLINTON, Wis. - Evelyn E. Strawn, 93, of Clinton, WI, died Monday, March 10, 2014, in her home, following a short illness. She was born on July 23, 1920, in Belvidere, IL; the daughter of John and Laura (Behling) Pundt. Evelyn married Herman W. Strawn in Belvidere, IL on August 31, 1940. She worked for National Sewing Co. and Arnold Engineering as a factory worker. Evelyn attended Blaine United Methodist Church and Belvidere High School. She enjoyed scrapbooking, playing Rummy and spending time with her family. Evelyn is survived by her daughter, Sally J. Dredske, Poplar Grove, IL; 4 grandchildren, Roger Mackeben, Kevin Mackeben, Larry Mackeben, Paul Mackeben; and several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by son, Terry; husband, Herman; parents; and 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday, March 15, 2014, in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL. Pastor Tom Hay of Blaine United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial in Highland Garden of Memories. Visitation 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the funeral home. Memorials to Blaine United Methodist Church in her memory. To express condolences online, please visit andersonfcs.com.

Funeral Home

Anderson Funeral & Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel
218 West Hurlbut Avenue Belvidere, IL 61008
(815) 544-2616

Published in Rockford Register Star from Mar. 12 to Mar. 13, 2014