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Evans, Martha
Mrs. Martha L. Evans age 86 of New Jersey died Saturday March 19, 2011.

Martha was born October 30, 1924 in Prairie City, IL. the daughter of Charles M. and Flora Simpson Orwig. She worked as a secretary for the US Government at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C. during World War II, where she met and married John R. Evans January 15, 1947. He preceded her in death October 1, 1990.

Martha is survived by three sons John R. Evans, Jr. of Guilford, Ct., and Randolph A. Evans of Long Valley. N. J., and Kenneth C. Evans of Huntington Beach, Ca., one daughter Patricia L. Evans-Rosendale of Hamburg, N.J., one brother Charles M. Orwig of Kewanee, IL., two sisters Mrs. Mildred Kreutzer of Colorado and Mrs. Margaret Hill of Troy Grove, IL., and eight grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be at Prairie City Cemetery Prairie City, IL. on March 24. There will be no visitation. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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