|Evelyn J. Dearth
April 27, 1927 – November 8, 2017
Evelyn J Dearth, 90, of Culver, passed away on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at Miller’s Merry Manor in
Evelyn was was born on April 27, 1927 in Oak Park, Illinois, one of 4 children born to Luther and Lula Mae
(Holmes) Shepherd. After graduating from Harper High School she fell in love and married George J.
Dearth, the boy from down the street. George then entered the military. After his discharge, they moved to
Gary, Indiana to start a family together. They raised two daughters, Georgena and Vickie.
Evelyn is survived by her daughter Georgena (Pat) Dacey of Valparaiso, Indiana and grandson Jeffrey
Dacey of Lake Station, Indiana. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, and daughter Vickie.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at the Evergreen Cemetery in
Evergreen Park, Illinois at 1:00pm CST. Interment will follow.