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Evelyn Elizabeth Jackson

November 24, 1925 July 21, 2018
Evelyn Elizabeth Jackson
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Obituary for Evelyn Elizabeth Jackson

Evelyn E. Jackson (nee McClelland) age 92, went home to the Lord on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at The Kathy Hospice in West Bend with loving family by her side. Evelyn was born on November 24, 1925 in Red Lodge, MT to parents Guy and Julia (Gerhardt) McClelland. She attended St. Mary’s College in Xavier, KS, earning a BS in nursing. Evelyn was an administrator at the Red Lodge Hospital, where she met her future husband. Evelyn was united in marriage to Sherman A. Jackson on May 23, 1953 in Red Lodge, Montana. They moved to Grand Island, NE where they raised their family and worked as a registered nurse.

Evelyn enjoyed knitting, crocheting and cross-stitching. In retirement, her and Sherman enjoyed camping and spending time with their family.

Evelyn is survived by her loving children, Scott (Wanda) Jackson, Ricka (Bruce) Finn and Gretchen (Curt) Hueftle; cherished grandchildren, Kenny, Trevor, Alissa (Brock) Smith, Ashley, Garrett and Rika; cherished great-grandchildren, Vance, Lauren, Jax and Charlotte; sister-in-law, Elaine Jackson. She is further survived by Toni Turner and other loved nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 58 years, Sherman; two sisters, Dorothy Johnson and Lois Hash.

Funeral Services for Evelyn will be held at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford on Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 10:00 AM with Pastor Ed Rafferty officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home from 9:30 AM until the time of service. Committal at Washington County Memorial Park, West Bend. Memorials are appreciated to St. Joseph's Community Foundation c/o Kathy Hospice 3200 Pleasant Valley Road, West Bend, WI 53095. The family would like to thank the staff at Kathy Hospice and Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital for their care and support.


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Visitation

Thursday

26

Jul

9:30 AM 7/26/2018 9:30:00 AM - 10:00 AM 7/26/2018 10:00:00 AM
Shimon Funeral Home

824 Union Street
Hartford, WI 53027

Shimon Funeral Home
824 Union Street Hartford 53027 WI
United States

Funeral Ceremony

Thursday

26

Jul

10:00 AM 7/26/2018 10:00:00 AM - 10:45 AM 7/26/2018 10:45:00 AM
Shimon Funeral Home

824 Union Street
Hartford, WI 53027

Shimon Funeral Home
824 Union Street Hartford 53027 WI
United States

Committal

Thursday

26

Jul

11:15 AM 7/26/2018 11:15:00 AM - 11:30 AM 7/26/2018 11:30:00 AM
Washington County Memorial Park

3358 Paradise Drive
West Bend, WI 53095

Washington County Memorial Park
3358 Paradise Drive West Bend 53095 WI

Memorial Contribution

St. Joseph's Community Foundation c/o Kathy Hospice

3200 Pleasant Valley Road
West Bend, WI 53095
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