Martha “Louise” Daniels Evans, 86, of Townsend, DE passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 13, 2012.
She was born on April 30, 1926 in Taylor’s Bridge, the daughter of the late William and Carrie Daniels.
Louise was a lifelong member of Townsend Ladies Auxiliary and a member of Immanuel United Methodist Church in Townsend. She loved sewing, doing many different crafts, gardening and fishing with her husband.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Daniels and a son, Edward Evans.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Joseph Bayard Evans; two sisters, Francis Valencia of Florida and Emma Hanna of Middletown; her children, Joanne Burchard of Bear; William Evans of Townsend; Timothy Evans of Townsend; her grandchildren, Kathy Beisner of Smyrna; Edward Evans of Blackbird; Todd Burchard of Newark; Tiffany Lewey of Texas; Tabitha Burchard of Bear; Amanda Burkholder of Townsend and Jessica Evans of Smyrna; her great-grandchildren, Wade Beisner, Natalie Sweat, RJ Sweat, Andrew Burchard and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 18 at Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, 212 N. Broad Street in Middletown, where friends may visit with her family one hour prior to services. Interment will follow in Old Drawyers Cemetery, near Odessa.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Taylors Bridge Community Center, 299 Cedar Swamp Road, Townsend, DE 19734.
Arrangements by Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home LLC, Middletown, DE.
On-line condolences may be sent to www.daniels-hutchison.com.