Evelyn M. Duell

Birth Date: 
Sunday, July 5, 1925
Date of Passing: 
Wednesday, January 9, 2019

WOOSTER – Evelyn M. Duell, 93, of Wooster passed away on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at West View Healthy Living.            

She was born July 5, 1925 in Wooster, the daughter of Michael and Anna Weber Kestner.  She married Howard Duell on April 20, 1952.  He preceded her in death on March 24, 2004.

Evelyn had been the bookkeeper for Clark Fowler Electric for over 13 years.  She was a life-time member of the Trinity United Church of Christ where she taught Sunday school.  She had volunteered at People to People Ministries for over 25 years and enjoyed gardening and taking care of her family.

Surviving are her children, Susan Knisely of Wheaton, Illinois, Patricia (Kelly) Hart of Highlands Ranch, Colorado and Mark Duell of Wooster; grandchildren, Katie (Forrest Doss) Knisely of Albuerque, New Mexico, Emily (Sean) Gagnon of Fairfax, Virginia and Michael (Ali) Hart of Denver, Colorado; a great-grandson, Benjamin Doss; siblings, Melvin (Diane) Kestner of Sarasota, Florida, Harlan (Betty) Kestner of Alliance and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and her sister Marlene O'Brien.

There will be no calling hours.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel at West View Healthy Living, 1715 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster with Pastor Kirk Fairhurst officiating.  Private family burial will be held at the Wooster Cemetery.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Trinity United Church of Christ, 150 E. North St., Wooster, OH 44691

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.

Memorial Contributions: 

Trinity United Church of Christ, 150 E. North St., Wooster, OH 44691

Visitation: 

No calling hours

Service: 

Memorial service on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel at West View Healthy Living, 1715 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster

Condolences

I am so sorry to hear of your mother passing. I am praying for comfort for you and your family during this tough time.
Sincerely,
Amy Mescher
Park View Nurse

Sue, So sorry to see of your mother's passing. I remember how nice she was when we were young and how she always stood at the door till you were on the bus. I know she will be greatly missed by your whole family. May God give you peace and comfort at this time God bless Karen Fittler

We had so much fun in our years at Trinity. Singing in the choir for many years together oh the joy and love we had for music. I loved her dearly and will miss her. Sympathy and love to Sue, Patty and Mark.

You are all in my thoughts and prayers

Thinking of the Duell family and the loss of your precious mother. May the lifetime memories you have bring you joy throughout the coming years and may you find peace in the reassurance of being united eternally.

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