John Evans, age 86, Fargo, ND, died Tuesday, March 14, 2006 at The Evergreens, Fargo.
John E. Evans was born April 13, 1919 in Duluth, MN. He grew up there and graduated from Duluth Central High School. After graduation he enlisted in the Army Air Corps. He proudly served his country and was stationed in England. While there, he met Hilda Wood. John and Hilda were married on November 18, 1944 in Norwich Norfolk, England. He was discharged in 1946, and the couple eventually returned to Duluth. He worked for Bell Telephone in quality control for a few years. He then worked as janitor for St. Louis County Courthouse in Duluth. He retired at age 60. John moved to Fargo five years ago to be near his daughter. He has resided at The Evergreens since August 2005.
He was preceded in death by his wife Hilda in 1981, and his brother, Lewis.
John is survived by his daughter Jeannette (James) Stokes, Fargo, ND.
There will be a memorial service Friday at 11 a.m. in Boulger Funeral Home. The family will meet with friends in the funeral home one hour prior to the memorial service. Inurnment will take place in St. Paul?s Episcopal Church Columbarium, Duluth, MN.
Arrangements entrusted to Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
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