1931 – 2022
Thompson – John W. Evans, 90, of Thompson Rd., died Thursday, June 30, 2022 at Matulaitis Nursing Home. He was the loving husband of Theresa (Gomes) Evans. Born in Putnam, he was the son of the late Earl and Dora (Charbaneau) Evans.
On June 19, 1954, at St. Joseph Church in N. Grosvenordale he was united in marriage to the former Theresa Gomes.
Mr. Evans worked at Pratt and Whitney Aircraft and retired from Linemaster Switch as a truck driver for 45years.
He enjoyed building models, model railroading, and was a self-taught mechanic.
John is survived by his wife of 68 years, Theresa Evans and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his siblings, Raymond Evans, Earl Evans, Helen Shenning, Edith Helie, Ruth Martin, Dora Terrien, and Mable Evans.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a graveside service on Saturday, July 16, 2022, at 10:00a.m. in St. Joseph Garden of Peace Cemetery, Old Worcester Rd., Webster, MA 01570. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Valade Funeral Home & Crematory, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.