EVANS, Richard J., Jr. “Dick,”, Sep 22, 1929 – Dec 18, 2009. Age 80, of Omaha, NE, passed away at Lakeside Hospital in Omaha after a brief illness. He was born in Emerson, NE, to Richard J., Sr. and Marie (Bottger) Evans. He served 30 years with the U.S. Government as an Auditor and Revenue Agent with the Internal Revenue Service in Norfolk, NE and Omaha, retiring in 1985. As a Certified Public Accountant he operated his own accounting and tax business in Omaha for many years thereafter. First and foremost, he was a man of great faith who put God at the center of his life each and every day. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and he will be greatly missed by family and friends. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Ann; 3 sons and their spouses: Col. (USAF) Richard J. Evans III and wife Joy of Lincoln, NE, Col. (USAF) Timothy J. Evans and wife Taeko of Arlington, VA, James P. Evans and wife Michelle of Omaha; one daughter, Lea A. Hoeven and husband Douglas of Lincoln, NE; 10 grandsons: Joshua, Jacob, Andrew, Joseph, Ryan, Nicholas, Richard J. IV, Matthew, Jeffrey and Sean; one brother, William B. Evans and wife Mary of South Sioux City, NE; 2 sisters, Phoneil Miller of South Sioux City, NE and Janice Harder and husband Ronald of Allen, NE; aunts, Elsie Morgan of South Sioux City, NE and Ann Bottger of Emerson, NE; many cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by parents and 3 sisters: Joan Schleisman, Catherine Evans and Agnes Evans. He was a graduate of Creighton University. VIGIL SERVICE Monday (12/21/09), 7pm at the West Center Chapel. SERVICES Tuesday (12/22/09), 10am, St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church, 11900 Pacific in Omaha. Entombment, Resurrection Mausoleum, 7800 West Center Road, Omaha. VISITATION from 4pm Monday, with family receiving friends 6pm-7pm at the West Center Chapel. Memorials are suggested to St. Robert Bellarmine Church.
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