Evelyn L. Reichard, 91, a resident of Pretty Lake, Plymouth since 1950, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016, in her home of natural causes.
Evelyn was born in Rochester, on Nov. 22, 1924, to William and Ersa (Johnson) Garver. She attended schools in Rochester, Tippecanoe, Culver and graduated from Argos High School. On Jan. 10, 1945, in Plymouth, she became the bride of Harley A. Reichard. He preceded her in death on Dec. 20, 1999, after nearly 55 years together.
She was a very loving person and spent most of her life as a homemaker to her husband and children. Evelyn loved animals and especially Siamese cats. She was a long time member of Pretty Lake Trinity United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her son: Jerry Reichard; and his daughter: Lori (Eric) Knapp, all of Plymouth; a daughter: Linda Hansen, Plymouth; and her children: Julie Hegedus; Kim Elliott; and Megan Hansen; along with eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; spouse; a brother: Raymond Garver; and an infant sister: Violet Garver.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 8, in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth, with Pastor Charles Krieg officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 11 a.m. until the time of service on Monday. Burial will be in the Richland Center Cemetery in Fulton County.
Memorial gifts may be given to the Humane Society of Marshall County, Plymouth.