Evelyn May Myers, 97, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, formerly of Hamilton, passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Evelyn was born on December 5, 1921, in Hamilton, Illinois, to Cecelia Bechtold Nagel and Leland Elard Nagel. She was married on July 28, 1946, to Virgil Dale Myers, who passed on March 8, 1974. Evelyn and her husband moved to Colorado Springs in 1952 and she was a long-time member of the First Presbyterian Church. Evelyn was primarily a homemaker but worked at Rock Island Arsenal in Rock Island, Illinois, during World War II and helped her husband in his business in Colorado Springs. Evelyn is survived by a cousin, John Williams, of Andalusia, Illinois.
Evelyn’s life will be celebrated with a graveside service at 2 pm on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Oakwood Cemetery in Hamilton. Visitation will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019, from 10 am to 2 pm, with family meeting friends from noon to 2 pm at Printy Funeral Home in Hamilton directly before the service.
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