Ida M. Evans, 96, died February 23, 1998 in Holladay, Utah.

She was born March 1, 1901 in Salt Lake City, Utah to James Andrew and Marie Christenson Michelson. She attended Riverside School and LDS Business College. Married Lawrence H. Evans on April 19, 1924; solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple in June, 1924. Worked as assistant manager in Children's Shoes for Auerbachs. Managed an office for H & R Block until she reached age 83 and decided to retire. Spent many wonderful memories with family and friends at Clark's Camp Strawberry.Survived by LaRue (Charles) Lyon, Jeanne Wilson, Larry (Marba), Lee (Joyce), eight grandchildren, and 21 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, granddaughter, Christy Hintze, and son-in-law, Gordon Wilson.

Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, Feb. 28, 1998, at the Wells Ward, 1990 South 5th East, SLC. Friends and family may call Friday, February 27, 1998 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Deseret Memorial Mortuary, 36 East 700 South, SLC, and one hour prior to services. Interment, Salt Lake City Cemetery. Directors, Deseret Memorial Mortuary.

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