Carl Evans, Jr., died Sunday
afternoon March 18, 2012 at his residence.
Carl was born February 25, 1925 in Kalamazoo, Michigan a son of Carl and Dena (Hildebrand) Evans, Sr.
During WWII, he served with
the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Theater. Carl had been a lifelong Kalamazoo area resident and was employed with International
Brotherhood of Electrical Workers for 30 years, retiring in November of 1989.
He was also a volunteer with the Comstock Fire Department for 24 years.
Carl was preceded in death by
his parents; 3 brothers, Jacob, Richard, Sr, and William Evans; and a sister,
On July 3, 1954, he was united in marriage to Alice G. (Elliott)
Evans (formerly of Patoka, Indiana) who survives. Also surviving, 4 children, Jeannie
(Scott) Rogers of Battle Creek, Carl "Butch" (Debbie) Evans III of
Comstock, Kathy Evans of Canoga Park, CA, and David (Susan) Evans of Bradenton,
FL; 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; a sister, Eugenia Ozinga of Grand Rapids; a sister-in-law, Irene Evans of
Comstock; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Services will be held Friday from the theLangeland Family Funeral Homes, Comstock Chapel, 6121 King Highway.
Visitation will be Thursday. Interment will be in Fort Custer National
Cemetery with full military honors.