Obituaries

Evelyn Mae Coelho

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On Wednesday, June 15, 2022, Evelyn Mae Coelho of Farmington, Ark., passed peacefully following a long battle with vascular dementia and Alzheimer's at the age of 92. Evelyn was born on May 28, 1930, in Marysville, Calif., to Rose and Sam Oakes. She grew up in Camptonville, Calif., where she met and married Frank Coelho. After living in southern California, they moved to Eureka, Calif., where they finished raising their three daughters, Judy McKeen, Gerry Harris, and Elizabeth Standley. Evelyn retired from Bank of America in Henderson Center and eventually moved to Farmington, Ark. Evelyn was known for her kindness, compassion, and her love of music by Elvis Presley. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank; and her granddaughter, Sheryl. She is survived by her daughters; five grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements by Beard's Funeral Chapel. Condolences at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com

Published June 21, 2022