October 21, 1918 ~ October 13, 2012
Greece: October 13, 2012 at age 93, just shy of her 94th birthday. Predeceased by her husband, Ray E. Gardner. She is survived by her daughter, Lynne (Donald) Stothard; son, Glenn (Jean) Gardner; grandchildren, Traci (Guy) Carlo, Jaime Gardner & Kelly Gardner; twin great-grandchildren, Joseph & Sarafina Carlo; many friends. Evelyn was a lifelong member of Bethany Presbyterian Church, in bell choirs, the Shipmates couples club, was an ordained Elder, served on various committees and was a 75-year member of the church choir. She was also a longtime member of: the Rochester Presbyterian Home Service Board, Rochester Chapter Sweet Adelines, Daughters of the Nile, Retired Professional Secretaries, Xerox Pioneer and Singles Clubs, Barnard Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, Greece Historical Society and RIT Athenaeum. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Friends may call Tuesday, October 23rd, 4-8 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, Greece Chapel, 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Graveside Service will be held Wednesday, October 24th, 11 A.M. at Riverside Cemetery (please meet the family at the gate of the cemetery). Her Memorial Service will be celebrated Saturday, October 27th, 11 A.M. at Bethany Presbyterian Church, 3000 Dewey Avenue. Contributions may be made to Bethany Presbyterian Church in her memory.