THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Adeline M. (Cloutier) Evancheck
Adeline M. Evancheck, 87, of Marinette, formerly of Porterfield, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, July 11.
Born April 29, 1927 in Porterfield, she grew up on the family farm and attended the Dickie School. On June 12, 1948, she married Clarence Red Evancheck and worked at Boreal Mfg. Co. and Fish Net and Twine.
She then worked for the School District of Marinette as a school bus driver for 22 years. Always ready to help others, she was a devoted homemaker for her family and enjoyed crocheting.
She is survived by two sons, David (Sam) Evancheck and Thomas (Cheryl) Evancheck; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a sister, Mabel Peterson; a brother-in-law, Joe Hudak and a very special friend, Waylan Wayne, of Escanaba, Mi.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence; a son, Daniel and seven sisters and brothers, Emma, Clementine, Ernest, Delphine, Fritz, Theresa and Delia.
Friends may call at Hansen Onion Martell Funeral Home in Marinette from 3 p.m. until time of funeral services at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 16. Pastor Bill Retza will officiate with entombment in Forest Home Mausoleum.