CENTERBURG — Evan Art Ramey, 91, of Centerburg, May 5, 2014, at home. Retired carpenter. U.S. Army veteran of World War II in the South Pacific where he received the Bronze Star and Purple Heart. Loving husband, father and grandfather.
Survived by his wife of 64 years, Freida; son, David (Diane) Ramey and daughter, Janice (Dwight) Eblin, all of Centerburg; grandchildren, Brittany (Matt) Brown, Josh Ramey (fiance, Elizabeth Amundson), David, Michael and Amy Eblin; and great-grandchildren, Blake and Clara Johnson, and Ally Brown. Preceded in death by his parents, Velma and Alexis; and brothers, John, Donald and Edward.
Friends may call at the Johnson-Melick-Moreland Funeral Home, 49 W. Church St., Centerburg, on Thursday, from 5-7 p.m., where service will be held Friday, at 11 a.m., Fred Albrecht, minister, officiating. Interment Bloomfield Cemetery.
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