Evelyn R. Montgomery, age 81, of McKeesport, died December 8, 2021, at Manor Care of Shadyside. Born March 19, 1940, in Pittsburgh, she was the daughter of the late Charles J. and Evelyn Ring.
Evelyn retired from Internal Revenue Service, where she was a taxpayer service representative. She also retired from the PA Unemployment Office and also went back to work with them just recently. In her early years, she was a social worker at the Salvation Army Crisis Center of Pittsburgh. Evelyn also worked at Life Span Senior Center of McKeesport. She was a religious woman and was raised Protestant. Later in life, she converted to Catholicism and was a member of Mary, Mother of God Parish, and attended Corpus Christi Church. Evelyn enjoyed bingo and always thought mice were rather nice. She also enjoyed watching the Game Show network. Evelyn always loved and cherished her family.
She is survived by her children, Lorraine G. Montgomery and James C. Montgomery, both of McKeesport; grandson, Scott (Alyssa Sandin) Montgomery; also many cousins, extended family, and friends.
In addition to her parents, Evelyn was also preceded in death by her siblings, Charles E. Ring and Lorraine Green; nephew, David Green.
Family and friends will be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Monday, December 20, 2021, from 11 a.m. until the time of memorial service at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.
Committal prayers and inurnment will follow in Richland Cemetery of Dravosburg.
Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Jude Children's Hospital at www.StJude.org.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com.
Chuck Danforth, Supervisor
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