Evelyn was born in Toledo, Ohio on November 16, 1954, the daughter of Frank and June (Collins) Grames. On July 21, 1973 she married Ervin Yoder in Toledo, and he survives. She was a member of St. Caspar Catholic Church in Wauseon. She was also a member of the Wauseon VFW Post 7424 Ladies Auxiliary, the Wauseon American Legion Post 265 Ladies Auxiliary and the Fulton County Honor Guard Auxiliary.
Surviving besides her husband, Ervin, are five children, June Yoder of Wauseon, Lamar (Anne) Yoder of Blissfield, MI, Amanda (Robert) Booth of Wauseon, Zebulon Yoder of San Diego, CA, and Meagan Yoder of Wauseon. 10 grandchildren, Desiree (Jacob Cocke) Allen, Derek Allen, Brianna Allen, Addison Moll, Cambron Moll, Kimberle Booth, Ben Booth, Bailey Booth, Gavin Yoder and Bentley Yoder Tolle; two great-grandchildren, Zane and Jaxson Cocke. Also surviving are two brothers, Douglas Grames and Frank Grames, both of Toledo, and two sisters, Linda Meyer and Ann Shively, both of Toledo.
Evelyn was preceded in death by her grandson, Jase Cocke of Wauseon; sister, Marie Glass of Toledo and brother, Dalton Grames of Toledo.
Visitation for Evelyn will be held from 1:00 P.M. until 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon, where the funeral service will immediately follow at 3:00 P.M.
The family requests that memorial contributions be given to the Wauseon VFW and American Legion Auxiliaries. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.grisierfh.com. Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon has been entrusted with arrangements.