Evelyn Hanlin

DWIGHT – Evelyn Hanlin, 91, of Campus, Illinois passed away Friday, May 8, 2020 at 12:37 p.m. in Campus, IL. According to Evelyn’s wishes cremation rites were accorded after a private visitation held at Hager Memorial Home on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Private family burial will be at a later date at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Campus, IL. Memorials in honor of Evelyn may be made to St. Paul School in Odell, IL or OSF Hospice. Hager Memorial Home in Dwight is in charge of arrangements. Evelyn was born the oldest and only girl to Roy and Viola (Zeller) Eich on June 1, 1928 in Campus, IL. She married Bill Anderson in 1949 in Campus, IL. Bill passed away in 1952. She then married Carl Hanlin on December 1, 1959. He passed away in 1977. Surviving are one son, Lonnie Anderson of Campus; two daughters, Judy (“Bud”) Bressner of Chenoa and Shari (Jerry) Fritz of Bourbonnais; brothers: Gene Eich of Clearwater, FL; Bob (Rena) Eich of Herscher, IL; Leroy (Linda) Eich of Frostproof, FL; Chuck (Betty) Eich of Romeoville, IL; Gary Eich of Dwight; and David (Kathy) Eich of Rockford, IL. Also surviving are five grandchildren:  Jeff (Jill) Bressner, Julie (Rick) Uplegger, Jamie (Eric) Bird, Kyle (Allie) Fritz and Rachel (Austin) Denault; and nine great-grandchildren: Jacob, Ella, Olivia, Jared, Jace, Jenna, Aubrey, Brodie and Avery. She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, brother, Jim Eich; sisters-in-law, Susie Eich, Delores Eich, Maureen Eich, Sharon Eich; nephew, Jeff Eich, and niece, Nancy Eich. Born and raised in Campus, Evelyn attended local schools and graduated from Reddick High School, class of 1946. She worked for the Post Office and the Joliet Army Ammunition Plant APSA. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Campus. Evelyn enjoyed traveling and golf, loved spending time with family and friends, and she always had a special place in her heart for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. This obituary may be viewed at: www.calvertmemorial.com