Uncle, you are now an angel. Richard J. Evans, 72 of Wellsville and formerly of Burgettstown, PA.; died on Tuesday December 10, 2013 at the Calcutta Health Care Center in East Liverpool following a brief illness.
Born in Washington, PA.; on December 13, 1941, he was a son of the late Bruce A. and Ann Marie Moore Evans.
Richard had been attending the Wellsville Christian Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Albert Evans.
Survivors include his children, Richard, Michael, Steven, and Anita Evans, his brother, Denny Evans, his sisters, Doloris Liztinger of Canton, OH.; Barbara Pierce of Burgettstown, PA.; and Bernadette Truex of Georgetown, PA. Several grandchildren, eight nieces, nine nephews, twenty-four great nieces, fifteen great nephews, twenty-three great great nieces, thirteen great great nephews, two great great great nieces and two great great great nephews survive as well.
A memorial service to celebrate Richard's life will be held this Sunday, December 15 at 2:00 pm at the Wellsville Christian Church with Pastor Mark Blakeley officiating.
The Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester assisted with these arraignments.