Evelyn Vanek died Aug. 19. She was 91.
Mrs. Vanek was born April 8, 1921, in in Ashton, Neb. She retired in 1973, after 25 years working at Nabisco in Portland.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George Vanek; and brothers, Dick and Paul Pilakowski. She is survived by daughters, Karen Thompson and Kathy (Jim) Spurling, all of Las Vegas; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and sisters, Estelle George, Portland, Maryann (Buck) Summers, Portland, and Edian Wold, Salem.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at St. Therese Church.