John David “Jack” Evans
June 10, 1932 ‒ September 26, 2012
John David “Jack” Evans, 80, of Ashley passed away Wednesday evening September 26, 2012 at the Wintersong Village Nursing Home.
He was born June 10, 1932 in Cardington and faithfully and proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army during the Korean War. He was a former member of the Masonic Temple who loved reading, woodworking, working in his yard and garden, and when younger, working on cars. He loved to follow the genealogy of his family and was very proud of them for living in this area for many many years.
He is survived by his wife of 10 years, Jeanne (Gordon); son, Foster (Sandy) Evans of Simi Valley, Ca.; daughters, Debbie Groves of Phoenix, Arizona and Kathy Halliwell of Pennsylvania; stepdaughter, Becky (Dean) Hooper of Galena; stepsons, Steve (Tracy Swope) Scribner and Chuck Scribner of Ashley and Greg (Sherry Shelton) Scribner of Marion; 11 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren; cousin, Phyllis Millberger of Arizona. He was preceded in death by his brother Bill.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday October 2nd from 5 – 8 pm at the Bennett-Brown-Rodman and Snyder Funeral Home, 307 E. High Street, Ashley. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday October 3rd at 11:00 am at the funeral home with Rev. Jeff Acker officiating. Burial will follow in Greenmound Cemetery, Kilbourne where the Delaware County Veterans Association will provide military honors at graveside.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5555 Frantz Road, Dublin, Ohio 43017. The Bennett-Brown-Rodman and Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve this veteran and his family and condolences may be expressed by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com