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100 North Main Street
Massena, NY 13662
Phone: (315) 769-3579
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Max Evans

Max W. Evans

Wednesday, October 16th, 1929 - Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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MAX W. EVANS

MASSENA – Max W. Evans, 90, a longtime resident of Roosevelt Street, peacefully passed away Thursday evening, November 21, 2019 in the comfort of his home.

Max was born October 16, 1929 in Dekalb Junction, the son of the late George G. and Vivian (Reed) Evans. He was a 1946 graduate of Dekalb Junction High School. On February 3, 1951, he married Patricia Knapp at the First Presbyterian Church in Lyons Falls with Rev. John Hatt, officiating. Days after their marriage, he entered the US Army, serving in Germany during the Korean War. He was honorably discharged on January 22, 1953.

As a young man, he worked for various grocery stores in the North Country before going to work for Gould Paper Company in Lyons Falls. He later moved to Massena, where he worked for M.E. Avery Company for 23 years and later with Reynolds Metals until his retirement in 1993. As a veteran, he was a life member of the Gerald R. Roy AMVETS Post #4. Max was also a longtime member Grace United Methodist Church and had a great love for woodworking, traveling, visiting with friends at local coffee shops, and he cherished the time he was able spend with his family.

Max is survived by the love of his life and wife of 68 years, Pat; his children, Bethany and Ted Grome of Jamesville; Jeffrey and Cathy Evans of Webster, New Hampshire; Cathy and Alan Deacons of Syracuse; and Joan and Doug Fregoe of Massena; his grandchildren, Crystal and Amy Evans, Justin Deacons, Jeffrey Grome, and Megan and Danielle Fregoe; and his great grandchildren, Sophie Pardhan and Kaienna McFarland.

Also surviving Max are his sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and Ronnie Graves of Rome; his brother and sister-in-law, David and Linda Evans of Boonville and Florida; his brother-in-law, Ronnie York of Oneonta; his wife’s brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Shirley Knapp of Brantingham Lake; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Friends may call Tuesday 1-3:00 PM at the Grace United Methodist Church, where a funeral service celebrating Max’s life will be held at 3:00 PM with Brendon Hardy, officiating. Burial will be held at a later date in Pine Grove Cemetery, Massena.

In lieu of flowers, those wishing may consider donations to Grace United Methodist Church Memorial Fund or Hospice and Palliative Care of St. Lawrence Valley.

Arrangements are with the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena, where memories and condolences may be shared online at www.donaldsonfh.com.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Location
    Grace United Methodist Church
    Address
    Route 37 C - Racquette River
    MASSENA, NY 13662
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  • Service

    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, November 26th, 2019 3:00pm
    Location
    Grace United Methodist Church
    Address
    Route 37 C - Racquette River
    MASSENA, NY 13662
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    Officiant
    Brendon Hardy
  • Interment

    Location
    Pine Grove Cemetery Area 2
    Address
    Cook Street
    NORFOLK, NY 13662
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Anthony&Janice Belmont

Posted at 07:51am
So sorry to heard about Max. We lived next door on Markham Street in Lyons Falls.RIP
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brooke lindsay

Posted at 01:55pm
So sorry for the loss of a great man. I had lots of fun with him as he told us girls jokes all the time at hannaford. Always a smile and lots of jokes and stories to share. RIP.
Brooke and girls at hannaford
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Billy Toth

Posted at 09:00am
Max was a gentle giant. He was always eager
To talk about the neighborhood. I always called him Mr. Evans because I looked up to him. My thoughts are with the the family.
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Tapas and Sophie

Posted at 03:51pm
I was heartbroken to learn of grandpa Max passing. Few times met him, but his kind and composed words will have a lasting impression of a lifetime...
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