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Evelyn Jewett

Evelyn Jewett, 90, died Monday at Marion Assisted Living.

A funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Zeiner Funeral Home in Marion. Burial will follow in the Grant Township Cemetery.

Evelyn was born March 17, 1926, to Floyd and Hazel Corey in Lost Springs.

She married Burt Jewett June 6, 1942, in Lincolnville.

They worked as farmers near Elmdale, lived in McPherson for many years, and moved back to Marion after retirement.

Evelyn was active at the Marion Senior Center where she spent many hours quilting, working crafts, and playing cards.

Preceding her in death were husband Burt; daughter, Judy Paoli; and brothers and sisters.

She is survived by her daughter Janie Westerman of Newnan, Georiga; three grandsons; and four great-grandchildren.

Last modified March 9, 2017