MENDON, Ill. -- Harold Evans, 82, died at home in Mesa, Ariz., on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013.
Born in Quincy, on April 10, 1930, Harold was predeceased by his parents, Harry and Fannie Elizabeth Evans; a sister, Dorothy Shriver, and a brother, Eugene Evans.
Harold attended school in Mendon, served in the U.S. Army, attended University of Illinois
, and then moved to Arizona some 50 years ago. After retiring from Valley National Bank, he continued to work in agriculture until the last two years. He was always ready to drive through the fields and desert of Arizona.
Surviving are sisters, Lucille Tallcott, Lois Williams, Dolores (Bill) Duncan, and Nancy (Bill) Gillenwater, and brother Bill (Ruth) Evans. Harold is survived by his wife of 46 years, Pat, and three adult children, Rob Evans of Phoenix, Ariz., Marcie (Irv) Schulman of Rye Brook, N.Y., and Will Evans of El Sobrante, Calif. Surviving also are granddaughter, Lia, and grandson, Patrick. An extended family and many friends will miss him.
ARRANGEMENTS: Bunker University Chapel, 3529 E. University Drive, Mesa, Ariz.
of donor's choice or to Mendon Congregation United Church Christ, 106 E. High Street, Mendon, IL 62351.