Evelyn Yauger Baldwin, 96, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, at the Granville Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.
Evelyn was born on Oct. 1, 1924, in Granville, the daughter of the late Frederick and Dorothy (Taylor) Yauger.
She graduated from Granville High School in 1942. Upon graduation she worked at Emma Laing Stevens Hospital as a secretary. She married Leslie Baldwin on Nov. 25, 1946. Together they raised a wonderful family in Granville. Evelyn returned to the workforce for a time at the Granville Central School District office from which she retired in 1982. She enjoyed reading, fill-in puzzles and crocheting after her retirement.
Evelyn was predeceased by her parents, Leslie in 2005 and her three siblings Milford Yauger, Frank Yauger and Eileen Davis Ford. She will be missed by her four children, Barbara White of Clifton Park, New York, Leslye Milos of Colonie, New York, Krista Tucker of Port Richey, Florida, and Gary Michael Baldwin of Granville. Evelyn was blessed with four grandchildren, Stacey White Schott of Ballston Lake, New York, Gina White Palmer (Greg) of Canal Winchester, Ohio, Tara Emery Loomis of Middle Granville and Zachary (Alissa) Milos of Bedminster, New Jersey, in addition to her seven great-grandchildren Chloe and Ava Palmer, Tyler and Carly Schott, Patrick and Ashleigh Loomis and Carina Milos, two great-great-grandchildren Charles Cross and Maverick Loomis, several nieces and nephews and long-time friend of 60 years Lorraine Troy.
The family wishes to thank the staff of the Granville Center as well as Helen Hyatt for the special care given to their mother.
Her funeral will be private and at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made in Evelyn’s memory to the Granville Rescue Squad, PO Box 153, Granville, NY 12832 and Granville Engine and Hose #1, PO Box 208, Granville, NY 12832.
Online condolences may be made at www.robertmkingfuneralhome.com.