Sally M. Evans, 87, of Nazareth, passed away on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospital – Anderson, in Easton. She was the wife of the late William Evans, with whom she shared over 47 years of marriage until his passing in 2002.
A native of Poland, OH, Sally was the daughter of the late Robert and Margaret (Hughes) Mehard. She was an avid tennis player, serving as a past president of the USTA Women’s League at the Northwood Racquet Club. In her younger years, she enjoyed many activities with the Junior League in Youngstown. Sally was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem, and of the Poland Presbyterian Church. She loved to go shopping, have lunch with her tennis friends, look for antiques, do needlepoint, be busy in her gardens, and picking strawberries and eating and making jam from them; but most of all she loved being a grandmother and great-grandmother to her family.
Survivors: sons William Evans, Jr, and his companion Bobbi Jean Barrall of Bath, Robert M. Evans and his wife Penny of Nazareth; sister Gretchen Bradley of Boardman, OH; grandchildren Tiffany, Robert, Jr., Tyler, Courtney and Preston; great-grandchildren Maggie, Joseph and Natalie.
Services: Calling Hours will be held from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Wednesday in the Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden St., Bethlehem, 18018. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday in the Cunningham-Becker Funeral Home, 270 N. Main St., Poland, OH, where friends may call from 10:00 AM until time of services. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery. A memory tribute may be placed at www.cantelmifuneralhome.com
Contributions: to Northwoods Racquet Club, 3738 Northwood Ave, Easton, PA 18045
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Northwoods Racquet Club
3738 Northwood Ave, Easton PA 18045