Evelyn A. Fullriede, age 93, of Three Rivers, died Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 at the Riverview Manor Nursing Home in Three Rivers. She was born in Chicago, IL on October 3, 1918, a daughter of Charles and Evelyn (Pearson) Berndt. Evelyn graduated from Calumet High School, Chicago in 1936. On October 14, 1939 she married Fred Fullriede in Chicago. He preceded her in death May 2, 2002. Evelyn was a member of the Constantine Grange #236 since 1946 and member of Messiah Lutheran Church in Constantine.
Surviving are her daughters Sandra (Randy) Estes of Florida, Julie Linn of Three Rivers, Charlene (Ron) Leach of Three Rivers, Shelley (Mark) Slentz of Three Rivers, Cindy Fullriede of Three Rivers, 9 grandchildren Ron (Jacquie) Lutz, Brian (Kathy) Lutz, Jeff (Christy) Linn, Ken (Lisa Coney) Linn, Kris (Shelly) Leach, Trent (Shellie) Leach, Jason (Dierdra) Leach, Aubrey (Jason) Evans, Elizabeth Slentz, and 20 Gt. grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 sisters Charlotte and Ilene Berndt and & a brother Charles Berndt Jr. all in infancy, and 2 son in laws Ken Andrews and Gary Linn.
Relatives and friends will be received Saturday from 9 to 10:45 am at the Eley Funeral Home in Constantine, where Religious Services will follow at 11:00 am. Pastor Dennis Smith and Chaplain Brian Lutz will officiate. Interment will be in the Constantine Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Messiah Lutheran Church or Riverview Manor Nursing Home. On line messages may be left for the family at www.eleyfuneralhomes.com.