Evelyn (Lynn) Cheek age 87 left us on 24th March 2017 at her home in Deland Florida after a long battle with heart disease. It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to a Loving, Mother and a Wonderful Friend. Her celebration of life will be held 1st April 2017 at Westwood Church, 4412 N Apopka Vineland Road, Orlando Florida at 11:00
Evelyn was born on 24th November 1929 in Silverton Oregon. She and her two sisters were raised in Salem Oregon. At the age of 23 she joined the Airforce, trained and worked as a Dental Lab Specialist. She was a wife, mom and homemaker. She taught Sunday school, made Altar banners for her church, baked cakes for special occasions and anything else that was needed.
After raising three children she worked and retired from the Department of Agriculture as a statistician.
Evelyn is survived by her 3 children Larry Hope, Cindy McNair, Linda Rutherford, daughter in law Sherril Baumhour Hope, son in laws Glenn McNair and Jack Rutherford. 7 Grandchildren and 6 Great Grandchildren.
The family of Evelyn Cheek wishes to extend our sincere thanks to Vitas Hospice group and Woodland Towers in Deland for all their love and care.