Evelyn L. Earhart, 97, LPN at Brethren Village and Pleasant View, attended Lititz UMC

By on July 29, 2015

Evelyn (Galbreath) Earhart, 97, of Brethren Village since 1997, formerly of Lititz and Manheim, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2015, at Brethren Village.

A licensed practical nurse, she worked at Pleasant View, Brethren Village, and private-duty nursing until her retirement in 1982. Evelyn was a member of the Lititz United Methodist Church.

Born in Manheim, she was the daughter of the late Elmer B. and Gertie Shue (Lehn) Galbreath. She was married to the late Charles M. Earhart, who died in 1985.

Her survivors include a sister: Fern, wife of the late James Orwick, of Lancaster; two nephews; two nieces; two grandnieces; and three grandnephews. Also surviving is a stepdaughter: Joan Casto, South Charleston, W.V.; and stepson: Richard Earhart, husband of Jeanette, of Sebring, Fla. Her survivors also include 13 step-grandchildren and 18 step-great-grandchildren.

Evelyn was preceded in death by a sister: Irene Garman; a stepson: Robert Earhart, husband of Emma, of East Petersburg; and her stepdaughters: Joyce Winters, wife of Galen, of Willow Street; and Mary Emma Singer, wife of Robert, of Lititz.

Services were held July 28 in the Chapel of Brethren Village, with the Rev. Dana Statler officiating. Private interment took place in Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens, Columbia.

Memorial contributions may be made to Brethren Village, 3001 Lititz Pike, Lancaster, PA 17606.

To send the family online condolences, visit SnyderFuneralHome.com. Spacht-Snyder Family Funeral Home and Crematory, Lititz, handled the arrangements.

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