LORDSTOWN - Evelyn L. Brobst, 88, of Lordstown, passed away Aug. 12, 2013, at Vibra Hospital at Trumbull Memorial Hospital after an extended illness.
She was born Dec. 5, 1924, the daughter of David Earl Byers and Elsie Jane Wilkins Byers.
Evelyn was always known as a very hard worker. She retired from St. Joseph Health Center as a housekeeper, but she loved to stay busy in her free time. She enjoyed working on ceramics projects and spending time gardening.
Evelyn will be sadly missed by her brother, Norman Byers; sister, Shirley Whitfield; and also will be missed by her nieces and nephews.
Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, William W. Brobst; mother, Elsie Jane Wilkins Byers; father, David Earl Byers; brother, Harry Byers; and sister, Helen Welty.
Calling hours for family and friends will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel. Services will be held 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Interment will follow in Lordstown Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Lordstown Christian Church, 6370 Tod Ave. S.W., Warren, OH 44481.
The family would like to thank Vibra Hospital at Trumbull Memorial Hospital for their outstanding care.
Arrangements are entrusted to Lane Family Funeral Homes, Austintown Chapel, 330-744-2289. Family and friends can send condolences to www.lanefuneralhomes.com.