She was born in Colton, Washington on October 22, 1919 to John and Anna Scharbach.
She married the love of her life, Elden Markham, on July 2, 1940.
Evelyn was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.
She was adored by everyone.
In her later years, she became interested in baseball and basketball.
Gonzaga has lost their #1 fan.
She is survived by her daughters, Lela Ann (Bob) Bunday of Bend, Oregon, Connie (Jim) Brady of Caldwell, Idaho; and a son, Rick (Pam) Markham of Spokane, Washington; eight grandchildren, Julie Bunday Harden, Rod and Randy Bunday, Ryan and Marc Brady, Kashari Ferris, Joey and Jeff Poindexter; nine great-grandchildren; Nichole and Tyler Harden, Megan and Casey Bunday, Dahkota, Lexi and Hunter Brady, Hunter and Pattyn Poindexter; and one great-great-grandchild: Opal Lee Dann; one sister, Marietta (Pat) Parvey of Spokane; and one brother, Orville Scharbach of Grand Coulee, Washington.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Clarence Scharbach.
Viewing will be from 10:00-10:30 on Thursday, April 24th, with funeral services to follow at 11:00 in St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Spokane Valley, WA.
Interment will be 10:00 on Friday, April 25th, at Lewis-Clark Memorial Gardens, Lewiston, Idaho.
The family suggests that memorials be made to, Partners In Care (Hospice), 2075 NE Wyatt Court, Bend, Oregon 97701.
Please leave a memory for the family or sign their online guest book at www.scharbachs.com Scharbach’s Columbia Funeral Chapel, Quincy, WA is assisting the family with arrangements.