Harold C. Evans

Harold C. Evans, 85, of Tuscola passed away on Friday morning, May 10, 2019, at his residence.

Funeral Services were held Monday morning, May 13, at Tuscola United Methodist Church with Rev. Terri Haas officiating. Burial was in Tuscola Township Cemetery. Visitation preceded the service on Monday at the church.

Memorials were suggested to the SAM Food Pantry.

Harold was born on May 6, 1934, in Brookville, Indiana. He was the son of Clifford and Irene Gesell Evans. He married Judith A. Rice on July 15, 1962, in Ambia, Indiana. She survives.

Also surviving are his son, Kirk (Pamela) Evans of Tuscola and grandsons John and Gregory Evans.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Marvin Evans; and sister, MaryLou Schnitker.

Harold graduated from Purdue University in Crop and Soil Sciences. He retired as a lab technician from USI Chemical Company in Tuscola in 1991. He then went to work at Caradco in Rantoul for 5 years.

Harold was a member of Tuscola United Methodist Church and TNT Sunday School Class. He and his wife were very involved helping with the SAM Food Pantry and the After-School Program.

Harold was the Electrical Inspector for the City of Tuscola for several years. He enjoyed anything that had to do with electricity and spending time with his grandsons.

Hilligoss Shrader Funeral Home, Tuscola, was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences were shared via hilligossshraderfh.com.

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