---- — VEEDERSBURG, Ind. — Evelyn A. Krout, 72, of Veedersburg, passed away at 10:40 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, at The Waters of Covington.
Evelyn was born March 6, 1941, in Danville, Ill., the daughter of Mack and Naomi Cunningham.
She married Kenneth R. Krout Nov. 21, 1959, in Veedersburg. He preceded her in death Dec. 19, 2010.
She also was preceded in death by a daughter, Tami Lyons in 2008; and a sister, Brenda Smith.
Surviving family include a daughter, Christy (Phil) DeSutter, Veedersburg; two sons, Kenneth W. (Penny) Krout, Veedersburg, Brad (Terri) Krout, Covington, Ind.; nine grandchildren, Nikki Lyons, Michael Lyons, Megan (Gery) Munson, Melissa (Derek) Dismore, Justin (Katie) Krout, Katelyn (Chris) Laughland, Allyson Krout, Kenedie Krout, Lakyn Davis; and six great-grandchildren, Gracie Lyons, Kayden Lyons, Ledger Lyons, Linden Treynor, Audrey Munson, Zoey Krout.
Evelyn graduated from Covington High School in 1959. She had been employed as a secretary throughout her life at the Veterans Affairs hospital in Danville, Fountain County Med Shed and Lewsader Insurance in Veedersburg. She was a member of the Sterling Christian Church, Red Hat Society and The Order of Eastern Star.
Evelyn enjoyed helping those in need and was active in Home Health Care. She loved getting together and spending time with her classmates and enjoyed the trips to Florida with her friends. Her greatest pleasure in life came from her family, and she especially enjoyed attending her grandchildren’s activities.
Funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. EDT Saturday, Sept. 21, at Dickerson Funeral Home in Veedersburg, with Pastor Gary Johnson officiating. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. EDT Friday, Sept. 20, at the funeral home. Burial will follow service at Rockfield Cemetery in Veedersburg.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society or the Autism Society of America. Online condolences at: www.dickersonfuneralhome.com.