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Evelyn Lowis Schiess


1923 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Evelyn Lowis Schiess Obituary
November 24, 1923 - February 9, 2016 Evelyn Schiess was born in Detroit and moved to Los Angeles, California in her childhood. She graduated from Beverly Hills HS in 1941, completed her nurses training at UCSF and pursued a career in nursing. She retired as a school nurse with LAUSD. Evelyn married Ernest Schiess in 1981 and spent her retirement years proudly campaigning and showing her beloved Norwegian Elkhounds through the NEASC and PSNEA. An avid outdoorswoman, Evelyn joined the Gindelwald Ski Club in 1951 and enjoyed skiing well into her 70's. Evelyn was a treasure to family and friends and an inspiration to most everyone who knew her. She is interred at Forest Lawn, Hollywood.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Mar. 16 to Mar. 20, 2016
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