Evelyn Blanche W. Webel

Evelyn Blanche W. Webel

WAYNE: Evelyn Blanche W. Webel, age 76, of Wayne, Ohio passed away Friday (May 17, 2013) at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio.

She was born in Camden, Arkansas in 1937 to the late Marshall & Jessie (Smith) Williford. Evelyn married John E. Webel on September 28, 1979, he passed away on October 12, 2012.

Surviving are daughters, Eronda "Roni" Bradshaw of Wayne, Barbara Gillmor-Washington (Walter "Wolfman" Washington) of New Orleans, LA, Cindy Gillmor-Peck of Hessville, Ohio, Wanda Webel of Lewisville, Texas, TaMara G. Knight of Bowling Green; son Mark (Crystal) Webel of Helena; sisters, Emily Wacker of Fremont, Nancy (Col. Charles) Milam of Rotonda West, Florida; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Marshall and Jessie; husband, John; brothers, Marshall Thomas Williford, Richard Magness Williford; and two grandchildren.

Evelyn worked at Davidson Tucking as an accountant, and she loved to make crafts, travel, and go camping. She was a beloved member of the ladies American Legion Auxiliary Albert Bowe Post #338 with 22 years of service, including serving as Treasurer for many years. She helped with fund raisers for the veterans and for the community. Evelyn was also a member of the Fremont Eagles & the Fremont Moose Club. She loved a good sense of humor and a good laugh with "Pop" or some of her many friends. She will be missed by all.

Friends will be received Sunday (May 19, 2013) from 2-4 PM with an American Legion Auxiliary Service at 4PM at Barndt Funeral Home in Wayne, Ohio, where a Celebration of Life Service will be held on Monday (May 20, 2013) at 11AM with Pastor Melanie Haack officiating. Burial will be in West Union Cemetery in Gibsonburg, Ohio. A luncheon will immediately follow at the Albert Bowe American Legion Post #338 in Bradner, Ohio.

Memorial donations may be made to the Albert Bowe American Legion Auxiliary. On-line condolences may be sent to Evelyn's family at www.barndtfuneralhome.org.

Funeral Home

Barndt Funeral Home
121 West South Street Wayne, OH 43466
(419) 288-2857

Published in the News-Messenger on May 18, 2013