Richard Edmond Evans
Richard Edmond "Rich" Evans, 84, of Salina, died Wednesday Oct. 9, 2013. He was born Oct 15, 1928 in Kingman, the son of Ellis and Helen (McEvoy) Evans.
He grew up in Salina and graduated from Sacred Heart High School. He attended Gonzaga University in Spokane, WA, where he was a basketball standout. He served in the U.S. Army for two years. He worked for the U.S. Postal Service for twenty-four years and retired as a postal clerk in 1989. Rich was member of St Marys Catholic Church and the Elks Lodge #718.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Robert; and sister-in-law, Ruth Evans.
Survivors include -
Daughter: Erin Evans of Lake Oswego, OR
Many nieces and nephews
Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, Oct 12, 2013 in the All Saints Catholic Cemetery.
Memorials are to Sacred Heart Jr/Sr High School or Hospice of Salina.