Evelyn H. Williams, 93, died Tuesday, October 16, 2012, at Asbury Park in Newton, Kansas. She was born October 23, 1918, in Newton, Kansas to Rueben and Ida (Lehman) Zimmerman. Evelyn was a graduate of Newton High School.
On November 13, 1948, she married Loren Williams in Walton, Kansas. He preceded her in death on February 5, 2001. Evelyn was a resident of the Asbury Park Greenhouses in Newton and was well thought of by the staff and fellow residents. She greatly enjoyed spending time reading and watching tv. She was also a lover of animals especially cats and dogs.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews and brother and sister in law LaVeta and Robert Williams of Newton, KS and sister in law Myrtle Sparling of Wichita, Kansas.
Evelyn is preceded in death by her husband, parents, brothers: John, Martin and Allen Zimmerman and sisters Dorothy Horst and Mae Zimmerman.
Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday October 18, 2012 at Petersen Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Roger Megli presiding. Burial will follow in the Eastlawn Cemetery in Zimmerdale, Kansas. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday with the family receiving friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Petersen Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to Asbury Park in care of Petersen Funeral Home.