Vera Mixdorf Evans

Jun 20, 2020
Evans, Vera news


Private Family Graveside Services were held at Waterloo Memorial Park Cemetery



Waterloo Memorial Park Cemetery


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Vera Mixdorf Evans, 91, of Dewar, Iowa, died at Cobblestone Court in Sumner, Iowa on Saturday, June 20, 2020.


She was born November 11, 1928, in St. Paul, Iowa, daughter of Joe and Louise Mohrfeld Menke and graduated in 1946 from St. Mary’s High School, West Point, Iowa. Vera then graduated from Thompson’s School of Cosmetology in Des Moines. Later, she completed a dental hygienist program.


Vera married Reuben F. Mixdorf on February 26, 1954; he died June 6, 1992. She married Floyd I. Evans on March 10, 1995; he died September 23, 2000.


She retired from the Black Hawk County Health Department in 1992; she was a supervisor for the homemakers’ home health aides.


Vera is survived by a daughter, Keri (Dan) Arthur‚ Waverly; sons, Craig Mixdorf‚ Wichita‚ KS, and Doug (Leslie) Mixdorf‚ Prairie Du Sac‚ WI; step-sons, Jason (Carol) Evans‚ Eufaula‚ OK, and Stan (Donna) Evans‚ San Diego‚ CA; step-daughters, Janet (Bob) Kinder‚ Denver‚ CO, and Laurie Johnson‚ Dallas‚ TX; 9 grandchildren: Nicole (David) Flores, Amanda Mixdorf, Christina (Aaron) Haughland, Zach (Abby) Arthur, Josh Arthur, Aaron and Elizabeth Ellis, and Ryan and Sarah Evans; 6 great grandchildren; a brother; and four sisters.


She is preceded in death by her husbands and 8 siblings.

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  1. Mary Rekers | Jun 26, 2020

    Vera was such a great lady!  I remember well early morning chats at the Health Department.  Praying for God's comfort.

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