Albert L. Evans, age 76, of Greenville passed away Saturday morning, March 7, 2020 in Avalon Springs Place, Mercer, after a period of declining health.
He was born in Erie, PA on November 20, 1943 a son of Stanley and Ethyl (Cannon) Evans. He was a 1961 graduate of Mercer High School and served his country in the United States Army from 1961-1964. He was a welder by trade and was employed at the former Erie Marine in Erie, PA, General Dynamics in Groton, CT, and Trinity Industries for over 30 years.
Albert was a member of the United Steelworker's Association, and he enjoyed riding motorcycles, hunting, fishing, cook outs, spending time with family, and loved dogs especially German Shepard's.
He is survived by three children, Dora Landeros and her husband Gabe of Phoenix, AZ, Chris Michael Evans of Greenville, and Hans Deffner and his wife Christine of San Antonio, TX; two sisters, Rhoda Murchison of Panama City, FL, Donna Hoffman of Hermitage; a brother, Larry Evans and his wife Nancy of Dallas, TX; three grandchildren, Jacqui, Samantha, and Hansi; a great granddaughter, Lilly; seven nieces and nephews, John, Renee, Monica, Breaunna, Alexandria, Tiffany, and Shania.
Albert was preceded in death by his parents, a brother Galen Evans, a granddaughter Olivia Deffner, and a niece Brandi.
As per Albert's wishes, cremation was chosen and there will be no services. Inurnment will be in Shenango Valley Cemetery, Greenville. Arrangements have been entrusted to Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mercer County Agency on Aging, 133 S. Pitt St., Mercer, PA 16137.