Evalyn E. Wright, 93, former owner of Evalyn’s Beauty Shop in Aberdeen, passed away in Allyn, Washington on Thursday morning, June 7, 2012.
Evalyn was born on January 31, 1919, in Robinson, Kansas, to Harry Clinton and Vina Ida (Mardin) Moses. Her family moved to Eastern Washington when she was young. She graduated from high school and attended junior college. After moving to Aberdeen she graduated from DeWitt’s Beauty School and then opened her own shop, Evalyn’s Beauty Shop.
Evalyn married Voyle P. Wright on June 11, 1971, in Minden, Nev. who passed away on October 1, 2007. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Karen Barbo.
Evalyn enjoyed gardening, arts, crafts, cooking and baking. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Montesano, Good Sam RV Club and AARP.
Evalyn is survived by a son, Gerry Danielson of Belfair, Wash.; a step-son, Joe Wright of Scappose, Ore. and a step-daughter, Madonna Hall of Phoenix, Ariz.; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as a large extended family.
A memorial service to celebrate Evalyn’s life will be held at the home of Gerry & Cheri Danielson at 1:00 p.m. on July 7, 2012. Their address is 5523 NE Bear Creek Dewatto Rd. Belfair, WA 98528. A message of condolence or of a memory can be left for the family at www.fernhillfuneral.com. Cremation arrangements are through Fern Hill Funeral Home in Aberdeen. In lieu of flowers the family would suggest that any donations be sent to Haven in Allyn, P.O. Box 928, Allyn, WA 98524, a loving and caring place where Evalyn spent the her final months.