William L. Evers

January 01, 1946 - July 21, 2020

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Monday, July 27, 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel


Monday, July 27, 6:00 PM
Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel


William L. Evers, 74, of Kendallville died Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at his residence.

He was born January 1, 1946, in Alliance, Ohio to Frank and Velma (Nagy) Evers.

On July 31, 1971, in Wolcottville he married Elizabeth Estep. She survives in Kendallville.

Mr. Evers was a member of the Rome City Revival Center.

He retired from Rinker Boats in Syracuse, where he worked in the research and development department.

Bill loved music, especially playing the guitar and singing with his family. He also enjoyed fishing. But, more than anything, his family meant everything to him. They will remember him as a great husband and Dad and a kind soul.

Also surviving are three daughters, Linda Sue (Jerry) Krock of Avilla, Julie Leon of Fort Wayne, and Pahge Kline of Kendallville; two sons, William E. (Deb) Evers of Kendallville and Gerald Olvera of Decatur; eight grandchildren, Duane (Brandy) Days, Danny Joe (Abby) Leon, Frankie (Jamie) Days, Cynthia (James) Handshoe, Jasmine Evers, River Evers, Damian Collins, and Naomi Gutherie; 20 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Norma Womack of Angola, Mae Rathburn of Kendallville, Dorothy Abbott of Butler, and Irene Case of Virginia; and two brothers, Keith Evers of Butler and Jerry Byers of Massachusetts.

Private services will be held on Tuesday.

Calling is Monday, July 27, 2020 from 3 to 6 p.m. with an evening service at 6 p.m. at Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville with Pastor Purda Hicks, Pastor April Bradley and Pastor Buddy Bradley officiating.

Preferred memorials are to the family.

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Guest Book

Tammi Haviland
August 3rd, 2020 2:00pm
South Milford

Very sorry to hear of Bill's passing. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Dan & Julie Rathburn
July 27th, 2020 12:09pm
Waterloo, IN

Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone at this time.

Larry Harness Jr
July 24th, 2020 9:08pm

So Sorry for the family's loss. Bill was a great guy. I was a fortunate man to get to play music with him. He taught me a lot.

Sue Burgi
July 24th, 2020 3:24pm

Irene, I never had the privilege of meeting Bill. From listening to you talk about your husband, I know how much you loved him and how you lovingly cared for him throughout his illness. I am so sorry for your loss, but I am joyful to know that you will be reunited with him in heaven one day. God's blessings are being prayed for you and your family as you journey through these difficult days. Sue Burgi (Common Grace Volunteer)

Deb Sherman
July 24th, 2020 12:09pm

So sorry for your loss Liz. Prayers for you and your family.

Lourania Sizemore
July 23rd, 2020 11:22pm
Rome City In

So sorry Irene my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family

Bob & Pamela Miller
July 22nd, 2020 12:13pm
Ligonier, IN

Dear Irene & Family, Our Prayers and Love for all of you...So sorry to hear about Bill...I know he is just over Jordan waiting and singing with the family that have gone on before... Love you all... Bob & Pam