Evelyn Elsie Seibel, 87 of Easton died Monday, May 29, 2017 at ManorCare, Old Orchard. Born December 9, 1929 in Easton, PA she was a daughter of the late Andrew Jackson Brown and Evelyn (Troxell) Brown Densler. Her husband Charles Richard “Dick” Seibel died in 1993. She was a 1947 graduate of Easton High School and received her Associates Degree in Early Child Care Education and a Degree in Applied Sciences from Northampton Community College. Evelyn was employed by the Lehigh Valley Child Care for more than 20 years before retiring. She had also been employed by the Palmer Moravian Church School in Palmer Twp. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Easton where she was a Sunday School Teacher. A very active church and community volunteer, she was also a member of the Am Vets and the Southside knitting and crocheting group.
She is survived by a son: Richard D. and his wife Debbie of Lincolnville, ME; two daughters: Susan E. Sipley of Palmer Twp., PA, Sally A. Italiani and her husband Anthony of Bethlehem Twp., PA; brother: Andrew Brown, Jr. of Easton; sister: Pamela Miller of Nazareth, PA; 5 grandchildren: Tonya Liotti, Heather Hoagland, Anthony Italiani, Jr., Nico Italiani, Olivia Seibel; and 3 great-grandchildren: Roberto, Jr., Kody and Rachel. She was predeceased by siblings: Georgia King, Paul and Daisy Brown. The family wishes to express their appreciation to St. Luke’s Hospice for their care.
Services will be held at Noon, Saturday, June 3 in St. John’s Lutheran Church, 330 Ferry St., Easton, PA with a calling period 11 AM to 12 PM in the church. Interment is in Northampton Memorial Shrine. The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the church or the American Cancer Society.
Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.