TROY - Evelyn Pearl Mortimer, 91, formerly of Beavercreek, of Troy, passed away on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at Covington Care Center.
She was a lifelong member of Hawker United Church of Christ, was a member of the Double "H' Squares Square Dancing Club, and Grace Singles Association.
Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Mortimer; daughter Patricia Terrill; parents, Walter and Bessie Reese; sister, Lois Toms; brother, Carl Reese; and by her lifelong companion, Harvey Ward.
She is survived by her daughter, Carole Kilgore (John Jacomet) of Troy; granddaughters, Sharon Ross (Eddie) of Troy, and Donyell Willis (Eugene Hoover) of Dayton; two great grandsons, Travis and Kyle Ross; and a host of family and friends.
Visitation will be conducted from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at Newcomer Funeral Home, 3380 Dayton-Xenia Road, Beavercreek, where a funeral service will follow at 1:30 p.m.
Evelyn will be laid to rest at Valley View Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Miami County Hospice in Evelyn's memory.
She left a footprint on many peoples' hearts.
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