Name: Evelyn Lucille Niehaus
Address: Mount Olive, IL
Died: Thursday, April 18, 2019, 7:05 am Place: Heritage Health of Gillespie , Gillespie, IL
Born: November 1, 1935 Place: Raymond, IL
Father: the late: Gilbert Herman Halleman
Mother: the late: Mary Elizabeth Durbin
Spouse: Arthur William Niehaus
Date of Marriage: January 7, 1955
Place of Marriage: Lutheran Church, New Douglas, IL.
Schooling: attended Mt. Olive Grade School and Mt. Olive High School.
Church: a member of the Zion Lutheran Church, Mt. Olive, IL. // Altar Guild // sang in the choir and a Sunday school teacher.
Occupation: Homemaker and babysitter for many children over the years.
Organizations: Ladies VFW Auxiliary where she served as President. // Ladies AmVets. // TOPS // KOPS
Interests: Loved her family especially grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Enjoyed collecting pigs and knitting.
Survivors: Husband: Arthur William Niehaus // 2 Sons: Roger (Gail) Niehaus // Wayne (Angie) Niehaus // 1 Daughter: Brenda (Larry) Durston // 1 Brother: Delbert Halleman // 1 Sister: Gloria Akeman // 6 Grandchildren: Casey Niehaus // Kara Strode // Jon Durston // Ryan Durston // Kyle Niehaus // Kayla Niehaus // 4 Great Grandchildren.
Preceded in Death: Parents: Gilbert Herman & Mary Elizabeth Durbin Halleman // 4 Brothers: Clarence // Kenneth // Clifford // Gerald Lee Halleman // 1 Sister: Pat Durbin.
Visitation: 9:00 - 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 27, 2019 Zion Lutheran Church, Mt. Olive, IL.
Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. , April 27, 2019 Zion Lutheran Church, Mt. Olive.
Pallbearers: Grandchildren: Casey & Erin Niehaus // Kara & George Strode // Jon Durston // Ryan Durston // Kyle Niehaus // Kayla Niehaus
Burial: Mt. Olive City Cemetery
Clergy: Reverend Ben Fiore
Lunch: for family and friends will be held in the Zion Lutheran Fellowship Hall served by the ladies of the church.
Memorials: Mt. Olive Zion Lutheran Church or Mt. Olive VFW
Becker & Son Funeral Home Mt. Olive is in charge of arrangements.