The Memorial Service for Evelyn Roach will be held 2:30 Sunday, April 13, 2003, at the Lutheran Church of the Cross in West Fargo. Evelyn died on Friday, April 11, 2003, at Rosewood of Broadway Nursing Home in Fargo at the age of 86.
Evelyn was born on March 6, 1917, in Barrett, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Sivert and Lena (Larson) Shervey. Evelyn was united in marriage to Morley Roach on January 21, 1956. They made their home in Minneapolis, Minnesota for over 40 years. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church of Minnehaha Falls in Minneapolis. After retirement they lived in Fergus Falls, Minnesota for 10 years and then moved to West Fargo where they have lived for the past 2 years.
Evelyn lived a very full life and was loved dearly by her family and friends. Surviving are her husband, Morley of West Fargo; her daughter, Leslie (Richard) Witte of West Fargo; her son, Mark (Denise) Roach of Moorhead, Minnesota; and her sisters, Caroline Johnson of Barrett; Agnes Platt of New Brighton, Minnesota; and Lillian Michelsen of Osceola, Wisconsin. She was preceded in death by her parents and 4 brothers.
(Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo)