Mill City – Evelyn,
60, died Saturday, April 28, 2012. She was born in Osmond, NE.
Evelyn moved to Salem in 1976 from Colorado and settled in Mill
City in 1981. She worked as a data entry operator for the State of
Oregon for over 31 years, working for the Employment Division and
later DHS. Evelyn was an avid reader, and enjoyed crocheting,
sewing, flowers (roses being her passion), and her pets being a
big part of her life. She was the caretaker of the whole family.
Evelyn married James A.
Hanson on December 26, 1968 in Reno, NV. She is survived by her
husband James of Mill City; sons: James O. Hanson of Sault Ste
Marie, MI., and Clinton Hanson of Frankfort, KY.; sister: Cheryl
Anderson of Lebanon; 8 – grandchildren and numerous nieces and
nephews. Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents, brother:
Butch Wessel, and sister: Shirley DeRoos-Kneeland.
A Celebration of her
Life will be held at 978 SW Hall Avenue, Mill City on Saturday,
May 5, 2012 at 1:00 pm. Contributions may be made to one’s own
choice. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.