Harry L. Evans, 103, of Falls, died Thursday evening in the VNA Hospice Unit at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton. He was the husband of the late Ethel Gregory Evans, who died in 2003.
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Born in Taylor, son of the late Robert M. and Elizabeth Lloyd Evans, he was a self-employed farmer and was a school bus driver for many years.
He was also employed as a yardman for Dunmore Lumber until he was 75. He was a member of the Pa. State Grange and the Dairymen's League. He was also a member of the Falls United Methodist Church and in the Falls Kitchen Band. Harry was an avid reader and enjoyed watching television.
Surviving are two daughters, Jean Tomlin and Gloria Lee, both of Falls; a son, Harry Lloyd, also of Falls; seven grandchildren, Beth Trusler and husband, Leo; Tracy Evans and wife, Sharyn; Susan Evans, Terry McNamara, Gloria Tomlin; T.J. Tomlin and wife, Brea; and Andrea Powers and husband, Josh; four great-grandchildren, Joshua and Jacob Trusler, Tracy Sue Evans and Thea Tomlin; several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Oliver Evans.
The funeral will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. in Falls United Methodist Church, 211 Buttermilk Road, Falls, with services by the Rev. Mike Baumgardner, pastor.
Interment, Roberts Cemetery, Falls.
Friends may call Tuesday, 5 to 8 p.m., at the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Falls United Methodist Church.
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Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home
418 S. State St. Clarks Summit, PA 18411
Published in Scranton Times from May 11 to May 12, 2014