Donald Hector EvansJuly 12, 1931 ~ November 15, 2017 (age 86)
Donald Hector Evans passed away peacefully on November 15, 2017. He was born on July 12, 1931 to Hector and Peru Evans in Ogden Utah. He was the only boy in the middle of 4 sisters. He met his sweetheart, Betty Lou Keefauver in high school. They were married September 1st, 1949. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake City Temple. They just celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary. They had 6 children, Linda Zang, of Salem OR, Monte (Margie) Evans of Toquerville UT, Danny (Cecilia) Evans of Washington, UT, Jay (Cidena) Evans of Hurricane UT, Carol (Scott) Green of Grand Junction CO and Russell Evans (deceased). They also had over 90 grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Don (Dad) was a contractor in California and Utah. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and served in many positions including as a Bishop in multiple wards and a Temple Worker. He was also active in the Boy Scout program earning the Silver Beaver award. He served as manager of Kings Row Estates in Washington UT for many years. He loved cars, traveling and spending time with his large family. He was loved and admired by anyone who knew him. He had a smile that would light up a room and was known for his beautiful head of white hair.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at the LDS chapel at 450 N Washington Pkwy (1500 Ridgeview Dr), Washington UT. Visitation will be from 9:30-11:00 am, with his internment to follow at the Toquerville City Cemetery.