Romayne Louise Evans, age 86, of Fairfield, passed away on Wednesday December 19, 2012 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center.
Born in Jermyn, Pennsylvania she was the daughter of the late James and Rowena Reynolds Gilbert.
She is survived by her son, Dave Evans and his wife Becky, of Southport; her daughter, Kim Evans, of Fairfield; two grandchildren, Kelsey and Zach Evans, of Southport; one niece, Jeanne Vanwert, of Dunnmore, Pa.
A secretary for Perkin-Elmer, she had retired in 2002 to stay home and take care of her grandchildren. She was resident of Fairfield for over 50 years and had been a member of the Fairfield Grace United Methodist Church and the Eastern Star, the Lafayette Chapter.
Romayne’s greatest pleasure was to watch her grandson, Zach, play baseball, and her granddaughter, Kelsey perform gymnastics. She was delighted in all of their accomplishments.
Friends may greet the family on Saturday December 22, 2012 from 11 AM to 1 PM in the LESKO & POLKE FUNERAL HOME, 1209 Post Road, in Fairfield Center. All other services will be private. In her tribute the family welcomes visitors to wear red or blue, both her favorite colors.
Memorial dontaions my be directed to the Kennedy Center, 2440 Reservoir Avenue, Trumbull, Ct 06611 ATTN: Development Dept. or to a charity of one’s choice.
To sign her online register book, to order flowers or for directions, please visit www.LeskoPolkeFuneralHome.com.