Elkhart Truth Logo
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Loading...



Obituaries by day
Apr. 17, 2014
Loading...


Evelyn L. Mikel

NAPPANEE — Evelyn Louise Mikel, 81, of Nappanee, died at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at Elkhart General Hospital after a short illness. She had been admitted to the hospital Monday, Feb. 3.

June 27, 1932 - Feb. 6, 2014

NAPPANEE — Evelyn Louise Mikel, 81, of Nappanee, died at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at Elkhart General Hospital after a short illness. She had been admitted to the hospital Monday, Feb. 3.

Evelyn was born June 27, 1932, in Baugo Township, to the late Francis Lee and Mary Elizabeth (Seitz) Perry.

Evelyn was a lifetime member of the Wakarusa/Nappanee area. She graduated from Wakarusa High School in 1950.

On May 1, 1955, she married Lowell Mikel at Wakarusa Missionary Church.

He survives along with their sons, Roger (Felicia) of China Springs, Texas, and Mark (Kathy) and Scot (Karla), both of Wakarusa; eight grandchildren; sister Mabel (Joyce) Culp of Sebring, Fla.; and brother Kenny Perry of Wakarusa.

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Kelsey Mikel; sisters Irene Tavenier and Virginia Snell; and brother Robert Perry.

Evelyn worked at McDonald’s in Nappanee as hostess from 1977 to 1998. She was a member of Nappanee Missionary Church and the Better Homemakers’ Club. She was a member and past president of the Better Home Extension Club of Elkhart County and was active in the Ladies of Kosciusko County.

Evelyn enjoyed her grandchildren’s activities and enjoyed traveling, especially going on cruises.

Family and friends may call from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at Thompson-Lengacher & Yoder Funeral Home, Nappanee, and for one hour prior to the funeral service, which will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10, at Nappanee Missionary Church. Pastor Norm Reimer will officiate and burial will be in Hepton Union Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to the African Baby Center c/o Nappanee Missionary Church.


ERROR: Template obitsguestbook.lmo not found in theme default for section obits!
Search Obituaries
Submit
The Elkhart Truth
421 S. Second Street
Elkhart, IN, 46516
574-296-5887
obituaries@elkharttruth.com

Guidelines and pricing


Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
 Reed
Posted on April 17, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.
Posted on April 17, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.
Posted on April 17, 2014 at 12:00 a.m.
Back to top ^