From the Adams County Times and Friendship Reporter Wed. March 14, 2001 P10 section B
Evelyn Ruth McFarlin, age 87, of Leonardville, Kan., died Thursday, March 8, 2001 in the Leonardville Nursing Home.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday. March 15, in Roseberry's Funeral Home and Crematory, Friendship. Father Dennis Stanchik will officate. Interment will be in the New Chester Cemetery, Town of New Chester, Adams County.
Evelyn was born July 24, 1913, in La Crosse, the daughter of Earl and Lillian (Barrett) Sloan. She grew up in the Milwaukee area, married Grant Jefferson McFarlin, Sr., and had lived in the Grand Marsh area in Adams County. Her husband preceded her in death on June 23, 1983.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Robert.
Survivors are: daughters, Lorraine Bergren of Phoenix, Ariz., Dolores Colburn of Wittenburg, Wis., Rosemary Gruman of Washington, and Joyce Sciano of Texas; a son, Grant J. McFarlin, Jr., of Houston, Tex.; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Thursday, March 15, at Roseberry's Funeral Home and Crematory, Friendship, from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m.
NOTE:"I have no further information on any of these families."