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.



  1. Ruth Dixon Leone Ruth Dixon Leone
    March 10, 2020    

    So sorry to learn of Albert’s death. Our deepest sympathy to the family. Albert graduated in my class, MHS “61. He will be missed.

  2. Janet Guest Wood Janet Guest Wood
    March 11, 2020    

    My sympathy to Albert’s family. I was a classmate of his at MHS 61.

  3. Tom Delgros Tom Delgros
    March 11, 2020    

    I knew Al in high school and we worked together at Greenville Steel Car/Trinity Industries for several years. My sympathies to all his family.

  4. Tonja Carson Tonja Carson
    March 11, 2020    

    So sorry for your families loss. What a great guy. I loved his sense of humor. He was such a fun person to be around. He will be very much missed.❤️

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