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Evelyn Kaeding – Metz Mortuary

    Evelyn Kaeding
    Evelyn Arlene Kaeding while at Hearthstone in York went to be with our Lord on Aug. 10, 2016.

    She was born to Cecil and Roberta (Anderson) Chrisman Aug. 27, 1923. After graduation from McCool High School in 1939, the family moved to California. She married Merle Kaeding on May 9, 1942 in San Diego. She was a farmer’s wife, homemaker, mother, and was an active member of Zion Lutheran Church in Benedict.

    Evelyn is survived by her four daughters, Carolyn (Clarence) Hoffman of York, Janet Fangmeyer of Deshler, Jeanne (Ric) Stuhr of Houston, Texas and Dianne (Lanny) Nielsen of Stromsburg; grandchildren, Catherine (Scott) Porath of Eagle, Cynthia Hoffman of Denver, Colo. and Charles (Lisa) Hoffman of York, Janee` Fangmeyer and Jessica Fangmeyer of Scottsdale, Ariz., Jeff (Crystal) Fangmeyer of Deshler, Wendi (Tim) Victor of San Antonio, Texas, Codi Stuhr and Chelsi Stuhr of Houston, Texas, Sunshine (Corey) Metschke of Lincoln, Eric (Nikki) Nielsen of West Des Moines, Iowa, Johanna Nielsen of Stromsburg and Rachel Nielsen of Lincoln ; 17 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson; brother-in-law, Wayne Kaeding of Lincoln; sister-in-law, Martha Chrisman of San Diego, Calif. and cousin, Iris Pugh of Bradshaw.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Merle; brothers, Owen Chrisman and Rex Chrisman; sister, Wilma Johnson; nine sisters-in-law and eight brothers-in-law.

    Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016 at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church in York with burial in York’s Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1-9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday at the mortuary. The family will greet friends from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday. Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation.

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