Carol Evans, of Bear Creek, died Wednesday, August 31, 2011, in the Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born Jan 16, 1948, in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of Elizabeth Williams Morris and the late Benjamin Reese.
Carol was a graduate of Coughlin High School, class of 1965. She was formerly employed by Leslie Fay Dress Factory for many years and prior to retirement from Geisinger Hospital.
She was preceded in death by brother, David, and stepfather, Robert Morris.
Carol and her husband, Jack, celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary on August 3, 2011.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by son, Jack Evans Jr., Shallotte, N.C.; daughter, Deanne and her husband, Chad Liero, Saylorsburg, Pa.; grandchildren, Mandi Thompson, Crystal, Dylan and Brianna Evans, Abigail, Larry and Angela Liero; brother, Robert Reese, Kissimmee, Fla.; sisters, Kathryn Dean, Philadelphia; Lisa Vaitkevicius, Mesa, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Mamary-Durkin Funeral Services, 59 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre. Interment will be held at the Chapel Lawn Cemetery, Dallas. Friends may call from 11 a.m. to the time of the funeral Tuesday at the funeral home.
Those who desire may give a memorial contribution to The American Heart Association.