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Evelyn E. Strong
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Obituary for Evelyn E. Strong

Evelyn E. Strong, 96, Peru, formerly of Logansport, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Blair Ridge, Peru.

Born October 19, 1921, in Fulton County, she was the daughter of the late Joel and Nora Jones.

On April 22, 1940, in Adamsboro, she was married to Francis M. Strong, who preceded her in death February 13, 2014.

Eveyln was a 1939 graduate of Metea High School.

A homemaker, Evelyn was a loving wife and mother. She was a longtime member of the Metea Baptist Church where she had served as a deaconess. She was also a member of the Bethlehem Township Extension Homemakers Club.

She is survived by her daughter, Carole Thomson, Troy, Ohio; daughter-in-law, Lynnea Strong, Logansport; five grandchildren: Denise (Brent) Wickersham, Dana Thomson, Darin (Penny) Thomson, Adrian (Steph) Strong and Brandon Strong (Brooke); six great-grandchildren: Josh (Rebecca) Miller, Zechariah (Jeseral) Miller, Bryce Wickersham, Brianne Wickersham, Tyler (Jessica) Strong and Taylor Strong; and one great-great-grandchild, Elliette Miller.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Gale R. Strong and Larry R. Strong; one son-in-law, Donald Thomson; five brothers; and one sister.

A funeral service celebrating Evelyn's life will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 22, in Fisher Funeral Chapel with Pastor Mark Foreman officiating.

Burial will follow in the Metea Baptist Church Cemetery.

Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until the time of the service Friday in the funeral chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Metea Baptist Church or the Kindred Hospice.

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Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services - Logansport

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Logansport, IN 46947





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1801 Chase Road
Logansport, IN 46947

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Metea Baptist Church Cemetery

7391 N Sr 25
Lucerne, IN 46950


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