Mount Carmel - Evelyn Milewski, 94, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 11, 2019 at the Mt. Carmel Senior Living Community.
Born in London, England on August 30, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Helen Mears.
In Mount Carmel on September 14, 1946, she married her loving husband, Walter Milewski who preceded her in death on November 29, 1977.
When first coming to America, she was very active in the English War Brides Organization, encountering many lasting friendships. Evelyn enjoyed traveling, including a cross-country road trip with her husband, numerous trips to England to visit her family, vacations with her daughters, and many enjoyable bus trips with friends.
She was a member of Divine Redeemer Church, Senior Action Center, St Pauline Center, Red Hat Society and delivered Meals on Wheels in her community.
Evelyn was a devoted mother and loved spending time with her girls and grandchildren. Because of her sweet and kind demeanor, all dearly loved her.
Surviving are her three daughters, Lorraine Brennan and her husband Harry of New Cumberland, Tina Mushalko and her husband Joe of Enola, and Cindy Capps and her husband Wyck of Augusta, GA; two grandsons, Michael Brennan and Joseph Mushalko; three granddaughters, Heather Brennan, Julia Mushalko and Allison Wolff and her husband Ben; a great grandson, Acelin; as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents and her husband, Evelyn was preceded in death by her two brothers, Reggie Mears and his wife Betty and Dennis Mears and his wife, Rose; and her sister, Pat Engledew and her husband, Derrick.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 11:00 am in Divine Redeemer Church, Mt. Carmel. Interment will follow in Our Mother of Consolation Cemetery, Mt. Carmel Township. A viewing will be held on Tuesday morning from 9:00 am until 10:45 am in the Joseph J. Stutz, Inc. Funeral Home, 40 S. Market St., Mt. Carmel with Joseph J. Stutz, III Supervisor entrusted with the arrangements. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to the Mt. Carmel Public Library, 30 S. Oak St., Mt. Carmel, PA 17851.