Eva Marie Satchwill, 93, rural Urbana, died at 10:18 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, at Parkview Wabash Hospital. She was born Jan. 8, 1923, in Huntington County, to Harry Raymond and Hilda Marie (Urschel) Wilcox.
Eva was a 1941 graduate of Urbana High School. She married A. Wendel Satchwill at her parents’ home in Wabash County on Sept. 20, 1944; he died Aug. 22. She was a member of the St. Paul’s County Line Church, Andrews. She was also a 70 year member of the Wabash Order of the Eastern Star and a member of the Harmony Home Economics Club. Eva enjoyed sewing, reading, puzzles, gardening and loved her family. She sewed for Riley Children’s Hospital and nursing homes.
She is survived by two children: Keith (Kathleen) Satchwill, Wabash; and Kay (Eric) Urschel, Leo; seven grandchildren: Jarid Gross, Urbana; Karalea Gross, Wintergarden, Fla.; Susan (John Sorg) Satchwill, Huntington; Steven Satchwill, Wabash; Sara (Matt) Cole, Urbana; Tim Knight; and Andrew Knight, both of Markle; five great-grandchildren: Alisyn Gross, Silver Lake; Owen Cole; and Jada Cole, both of Urbana; Kayla Knight, Wabash; and Daniel Knight, Markle. She was also preceded in death by her parents; and her brother: Earl Wilcox.
Funeral services will be at noon Friday, Sept. 2, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash, with David Phillips officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, at the funeral home. There will be an Eastern Star service beginning at noon Friday.