Obituaries Evelyn Willems
Evelyn Vennard Willems, 81, of North Charleston, SC, died Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2000 in a Charleston hospital. The funeral was Jan. 22 in Carolina Memorial Funeral Home. Burial was at Carolina Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Willems was born in Beresford, a daughter of James Vennard and Lydia Olson Vennard.
Surviving are her husband: Richard E. Willems; a son: Melvin D. Twite of North Charleston; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Lowell E. Swedin, 65, of Palm Desert, CA died Jan. 20, 2000, at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, CA.
He was born Aug. 18, 1934, to Hugo and Arlyn Severson Swedin in Vermillion.
He was a 1952 graduate of Vermillion High School and married Evon Pearson on April 9, 1953 in Vermillion.
Swedin served in the Army from 1957-59. He was an equipment maintenance engineer for GTE for 30 years.
He is survived by his wife: Evon of Palm Desert; a daughter: Denise Williams of Palm Desert; a son: Craig of Long Beach; two grandchildren; and three brothers: Leslie and Marlin both of South Dakota, and Leo of Reno, NV.
Memorial services were held on Monday, Jan. 24, 2000 at Hope Lutheran Church in Palm Desert, CA.
Evon's address is 73-915 Catalina Way, Palm Deserts CA 92260.