Patricia A. Evans-Austin

Patricia A. Evans-Austin, age 88, of Elkhorn, formerly of Fremont, died Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at Elk Ridge Assisted Living in Elkhorn.

The funeral was held Friday, November 13, at the Ludvigsen Mortuary Chapel in Fremont. Reverend Larry Austin officiated. Private burial will take place in Memorial Cemetery at a later date. Memorials are suggested to the Masonic Eastern Star Home for Children in Fremont.

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Patricia was born December 13, 1931, in Sodtown, to Ross and Wilma “Fetherston” Post. She was raised in Shelton and graduated from Shelton High School in 1949. She then attended Kearney State College. She taught for a year in Elsie. On June 15, 1952, Patricia married Wilbur Evans, he passed away in 1986. In 1992 she married Larry Austin.

Most of Patricia’s working years were spent as office manager at ADM in Fremont. Patricia was a member of the Fremont First United Methodist Church, Past Worthy Matron of Arbor Vitae Chapter 92 Order of the Eastern Star in Fremont, Daughter’s of the Nile in Omaha and volunteered with the Low Income Ministry in Fremont for several years and loved to garden.

Survivors include her husband, Larry, of Elkhorn; daughter, Carol (Robert) Lynch, of Omaha; step-children, Reverend Larry (Laura) Austin, of Ames, Iowa, Cindi (Brad) Yohe, of Cedar Bluffs, Deborah Austin, of Las Vegas, Nevada, Sam Austin, of Bullard, Texas, Scott (Mary) Austin, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and Kristine Stock, of Frisco, Texas; numerous grand and great-grandchildren; brother, Doran (Pat) Post, of Kearney, sister, Gail (Jim) Anderson, of California; and nieces and nephews.

Patricia was preceded in death by her first husband, Wilbur in 1986; son, Daniel; and her parents.

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