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Obituary for Evelyn R. McConnell

Evelyn R. Zollars McConnell, 84, of Oakdale, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2024, in her home, surrounded by her loving husband and family.

Evelyn was born on January 3, 1940, in Connellsville, a daughter of the late Carl A. and Mabel Murphy Zollars.

Mrs. McConnell was a retired pharmacy technician, where she worked at Giant Eagle for over 20 years. In her free time Evelyn loved stopping at her local YMCA, traveling and spending time with her family.

Surviving is her loving husband of 65 years, Gerald F. McConnell, siblings, Bonnie (Tom) Inskipt, Judy (Dave) Tennyson, Nancy (Larry) Scott, Patty Wauthier, Donna Dunn, Kathy (Gary) Bushmire, Carol (Warren) Everingham, and Terry (Deb) Zollars, along with numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, great-great nieces, great-great nephews.

Along with her parents, Evelyn is preceded in death by her siblings, Jerry (Carmela) Zollars, Jack (Doris) Zollars, Ron (Ruth) Zollars, Sandy (Bob) Vogelsburger, Bob (Joyce) Zollars, Karen Zollars, and Marylin (Paul) Scheers.

Friends and family will be received on Sunday, March 17, 2024 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Thomas-Little Funeral Service, Inc. and Crematory, 5000 Noblestown Road, Oakdale (724-693-2800). A Service will be held on Monday, March 18, 2024 at 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Interment will follow at Oakdale Cemetery.