Evelyn Eloise Byers

March 25, 1918 ~ April 17, 2018 (age 100)

Williamsport, MD- Evelyn Eloise Byers, 100, of Williamsport, MD and formerly of Fairplay, MD passed away on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at her home.


She was born on March 25, 1918 in Fairplay, MD to the late John Henry and Irene Mae Mongan Jones.


She was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace Woodrow Byers on January 24, 1976.


She was a Homemaker.


Evelyn was a member of Manor Church of the Brethren Tilghmanton, MD. She was a member of the Senior Citizens Group.


She was also a member of the W.D. Byron Post #1936 VFW Auxiliary of Hagerstown, MD and Williamsport Vol. Fire and EMS.


She enjoyed playing bingo, taking car rides and enjoying the scenery, going out to dinner, and spending time with her family.


Evelyn was the last surviving Aunt on the Byers side of the family.


She is survived by her daughter Dolly M. McKimmy of Williamsport, MD; daughter Mary B. Carter of Williamsport, MD; son Wallace F. “Hammer” Byers and his wife Carmen of Williamsport, MD; daughter in law Dottie Byers of Williamsport, MD; sister Freda F. Dayton of Fairplay, MD; daughter in laws Linda Byers and Dottie Byers; son in law Ronnie Hays; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.


She was predeceased by three daughters Patricia A. Hays, Emma J. Divelbiss, and Dorothy J. Staley; two sons John D. Byers and Wayne E. “Jack” Byers; two sisters B. Jane Garrish and Mildred G. Easterday; and six brothers John Jones, Tom Jones, Mike Jones, Eugene Jones, William Jones, and Bob Jones.


The family will receive friends at the Osborne Funeral Home 425 S. Conococheague St. Williamsport, MD on Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 6:00-8:00 pm.  The funeral home will be open after 9:00 am on Thursday for the convenience of family and friends.


Funeral services will be held at Osborne Funeral Home 425 S. Conococheague St. Williamsport, MD on Friday, April 20, 2018 at 11:00 am with Rev. Joy Zepp officiating.  Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery Williamsport, MD.


Memorial donations may be made to:

Manor Church of the Brethren 18511 Manor Church Rd. Boonsboro, MD 21713 or Hospice of Washington County 747 Northern Ave. Hagerstown, MD 21742


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