Evans, Kirk S. Sr.
Passed away Wednesday, February 6, 2013, at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Age 67 years.
Kirk S. Evans, Sr., was born September 26, 1945, in Lansing to the late Amos R. and Flora E. (Elston) Evans. After serving in the United States Air Force, he married Sherry Lynn Smith on March 17, 1973. She survives him. Kirk was employed by General Motors, retiring in 1999 after 32 years of service. He was a member of UAW Local 659 and the American Legion Post 367, Montrose. He was an avid Detroit Tigers fan and enjoyed gardening.
In addition to his spouse, Kirk is survived by: four children, Tracy (Jeff) Mason, Mary Ellen (Craig) McAllister, Kirk (KatieAnne) Evans, Jr., and Cory Evans; six grandchildren, Amanda, Doug, Pat, Curtis, Madison, and Parker; 4 great-grandchildren, Emma, Christopher, Lily, and Chloe; and a sister, Janet Sapp.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, February 11, 2013, at the W. L. Case Chapel, 4480 Mackinaw Rd. Chaplain Donald Bennett will officiate with burial in Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the Case Chapel on Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and on Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family. A heartfelt thanks is given by the family to Avalon Hospice and the Genesis Cancer Institute for the wonderful care which they provided. www.casefuneralhome.com