Dorothy J. Evans

Dorothy J. Evans, 85, Oakley, died Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, at Prairie Senior Living Complex, Colby.

She was born Sept. 27, 1935, in rural Scott City to Roy and Iva (Crane) Rose.

She married Leland Evans on May 23, 1954, in Oakley. She was a farmer’s wife.

Survivors include a son, Kent Evans and wife, Brenda, Oakley; three daughters, Cindy Fink and husband, Lee, Monument, Jennie Koehn and husband, Brad, Tribune and Shonda Johnson, Oakley; a sister, Royla Radina, Amarillo, Texas; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and; a great-great-granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her siblings, Ona Mae Marmon, Bernard Rose, Lyle Rose, Gene Rose, Selaura Campbell, Conrad Rose and Bruce Rose.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Oakley Christian Church; burial in Gove Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday with family receiving friends from 5 to 6 p.m. at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Timberlake Youth Ranch Camp in care of Kennedy-Koster Funeral Home, Oakley.

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Published on October 19, 2020