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Friend J. Evans

August 19, 1928 - August 6, 2015

Evans, Friend J.,86, of Wheeling, passed away on August 6, 2015 at Peterson Hospital.
He was born August 19, 1928 in Wheeling, a son of the late Friend and Mary Henry Evans.
Friend was a retired Foreman with the City of Wheeling Street Dept., and a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one son, Joseph Russell Evans, three brothers, Russell, George and Richard Evans, a half-brother, Francis Evans, a half-sister, Bertha Ochsenbein.
He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Lois Greenwood Evans, three children, Yvonne M. (Michael) O’Connell, Diane L. Moore, John Wayne Evans, all of Wheeling; 7 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, where Vigil services will be held at 7:00 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. Monday, August 10, 2015 at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, Wheeling.
Interment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens.
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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, August 9, 2015


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Wheeling Chapel

1400 Eoff Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Service Information

Date: Monday, August 10, 2015

Time: 11:00 am


St. Alphonsus Catholic Church

2111 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, August 10, 2015


Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens

Sherrard, WV 26038

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