Richard Evans, of Lily, died Tuesday, July 14, 2015. He was 57 years old. He was born on January 22, 1958 in Waukesha, a son Nancy (Putnam) Evans of Antigo and Roger Evans of Missouri. He married Luella (Powell) McConnell on February 17, 2012.
He graduated from Waukesha High School.
Richard was a proud member of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 2150 for 31 years.
He enjoyed everything Harley Davidson, taking yearly trips to Sturgis, flower and vegetable gardening, hunting, fishing and hobby farming. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
In addition to his wife and parents he is survived by two daughters, Faith Evans of Pewaukee and Kristen McConnell of Green Bay; two sons, Douglas Evans of Madison and Daniel (fiancÃ© Terica) McConnell of Green Bay; four grandchildren, Trevor, Ella, Meyah, Noah and soon to be Layla; sister, Susie (Tracy) Gac of Whales; brother, David Evans of Missouri; sisters and brothers-in-law, Sharon (Jerry) Buck of Lily, Shirley (Brian) Mikkelson of Green Bay, Elmer John (Mary) Powell of Appleton, Dee Powell of Lily and Steve (Shawn) Powell of Green Bay.
He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Eugene Powell.
A visitation will be held Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Bradley Funeral Home concluding with a prayer service at 8 p.m. Burial will take place at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Pickerel.
Antigo, WI 54409
Antigo, WI 54409
Didn't know him well, but he made my friend Luella so happy--she just shined all the time. I am so sad for her loss of wonderful husband and friend. I pray for strength for her to get through. Love you Lu!