Evelyn L. Christy

December 13, 1929 ‒ April 13, 2018

Bellville, Ohio
Formerly of Sunbury, Ohio

Evelyn L. Christy, age 88, of Belleville and formerly of Sunbury died Friday afternoon, April 13, 2018 at Bennington Glen in Marengo.

She was born on December 13, 1929 in Union City, Ohio the daughter of the late Hugh and Maude (Wears) Shoaf.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, John W. Christy on July 25, 1998.

She will be missed by her children Ted Christy, Dianna Jane Christy, Pam Gower, Jack and Linda Christy; Jim and Robyn Christy; 6 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren; and 5 sisters and 1 brother.

Friends may call on the family on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 4-7 PM at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 North State Route 61, Sunbury, Ohio 43074.  Funeral services will be held there on Thursday at 11 AM.  Burial to follow at Marengo Cemetery.

The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home of Sunbury is honored to serve Mrs. Christy’s family.  Special memories and condolences can be shared with them at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

  • So sorry to hear of Aunt Evelyn’s passing. She and mom and the rest of the family are together again in the arms of Jesus! Our prayers and love are with you all at this time.

    Mary Ann and Bob Crist and family

  • I am sorry for your loss, prayer to all of the family. Hope you find peace in the days to come.
    Kim Roberts

  • Wishing you peace to bring you comfort
    Courage to face the days ahead
    Memories to forever hold in your heart and
    Faith to know “Welcome Home” has been heard in heaven.