Michael L. Evans

HARRISBURG – Michael L. Evans Sr., 65, passed away peacefully at his home, Monday, June 16, 2014.

He was born March 19, 1949, in Harrisburg, the son of the late Richard and Shirley (Lucas) Evans. He is survived by his wife, Ann McMahon Evans, whom he married Dec. 5 1970.

Also surviving are: a son, Michael L. Evans Jr. and fiance, Elizabeth Sieber; brother, Richard L. Evans and wife, Janet, of Middletown; sisters, Theresa Mutzabaugh and husband, Stanley, of Duncannon, and Kathy Blauch, of Dauphin; and three grandchildren, Kaylee, Vinnie and Nathan.

Michael was preceded by a daughter, Angela M. Evans, on March 24, 2013.

Michael worked at Lewistown Bottling Company (Pepsi) for 35 years, Schwann for four years and First Quality for five years.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Marines, servicing in the Vietnam War. He received a plaque for his service.

He was a member of VFW Post 5863 Mifflintown

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 21, 2014, at Barr Funeral Home Inc., 120 Logan St., with the Rev. Dennis C. Sproull officiating. Interment will be in Birch Hill Cemetery, with military honors by VFW Post 7011. A viewing will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 20, at the funeral home.

Condolences can be made to www.barrf.com.