July 9, 1938 – October 9, 2014
Robert “Bob” G. Evans, 76, went to join his Heavenly Father on Thursday, October 9, 2014, from Unity Point Medical Center in Des Moines. In agreement with his wishes, cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service celebrating Bob’s life will be held at 3 p.m., on Tuesday, October 14, at Iles Westover Chapel in Des Moines, where the family will greet friends from 1:30 p.m. until the service hour on Tuesday. Private committal services will take place at a later date.
Bob was born on July 9, 1938, in Sioux Falls, S.D. to parents, Evan B. and Pearl C. Evans. He was a 1957 graduate of Urbandale High School. In 1964, Bob began his 40-year Police career with the Urbandale Police Department and then later with the Clive, Pleasant Hill and Waukee Police Departments, retiring in 2004.
He is survived and lovingly remembered by his wife, Evelyn “Evie” Evans of Waukee; four children, Pamela Evans Morrison of Norwalk, Dennis (Linda) Evans of Madrid, Terry (Deb) Evans of Des Moines and Kristi Evans of Council Bluffs; brother, Edward Evans of Longmont, CO; 13 grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and a host of extended family members including many nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family has respectfully requested that any memorial contributions be made in Bob Evans’ memory to: Iowa Health Hospice.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Westover Chapel 6337 Hickman Road Des Moines, IA 50322 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com