Obituary for Evelyn Lind (Ukerka)
Evelyn Uherka Lind, 98, of Vermillion, SD passed away Tuesday, October 3 at the Sanford Vermillion Care Center.
Evelyn was born near Dante, SD to Frank and Julia (Laska) Uherka. She attended country school and married Hollis Lind on February 28, 1944 at the Dalesburg Baptist Church rural Vermillion. They lived on the family farm and later moved to an apartment in Vermillion.
Her husband Hollis passed away in 1989, and in 2000, Evelyn moved into the Sanford Vermillion Care Center. She and Hollis did painting for several years before retiring. She enjoyed her kittens, garden, flowers, baking, playing cards and traveling with her husband. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Vermillion Senior Citizens and the Eastern Star.
She is survived by Nieces, Nephews and friends and was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, five brothers and four sisters.