DELPHOS — Maxine Evans is celebrating her 102nd birthday. A card shower would be appreciated at Van Crest Assisted Living, Delphos OH 45833.
She was born Oct. 27, 1918, in London Mills, Illinois, to Walter and Leah Weech. On April 15, 1953, she married John Evans, who died in June 2019.
She has three children, Pamela Evans, of Gomer, Patricia (Carl) Telfer, of Delaware, Ohio, and Peggy (David) Walters, of Waynesfield. Two daughters, Sandra Beach Green and Shirley Beach Miller Bondeson, are deceased. She has 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. A grandchild is deceased.
She enjoys bingo and crosswords. She used to crochet afghans, baby blankets, snowflakes and potholders. She keeps up with all news, local and national. She and her husband owned Evans Drive Inn near Gomer in the mid 1960s, where she made five to six pies every day.