Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2007, at Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids, by the Rev. Dr. Frank Seydel.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Inurnment will occur at Linwood Mausoleum, Cedar Rapids.
Evelyn was born on April 8, 1913, in Greenville, the daughter of George and Ella (Hart) Mills. She married Harry "Bud" Merchant on June 7, 1937, in Tama. Evelyn was retired from the Department of Defense, Insmat Division. She was a member of the Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bud; her parents; five brothers; and two sisters.
Evelyn is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Please sign the online guest book for Evelyn at www.murdochfuneralhome.com-under obituaries.