Evelyn Louise Jurgensen, 82, of Sedalia, died Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at her home.
She was born Sept. 24, 1928, in St. Louis, a daughter of Kirtley W. and Sarah Goldie Stout Salmons. On May 18, 1961, in Rolla, she was married to Donald J. Jurgensen, who survives of the home.
Mrs. Jurgensen worked at Rival Manufacturing for 27 years. She enjoyed gambling, collecting dolls and loved animals.
In addition to her husband, survivors include a daughter, Darlene Swopes, and her husband, Gearry, of Ozark, MO; six grandchildren; two brothers, Charles Salmons, of Sedalia, and Kirt Salmons, of Lake of the Ozarks; and a sister, Georgia Hart, of Lee’s Summit.
She was preceded in death by three sisters, Jessie Wright, Mable Cross and Jo Ann Avey.
Graveside services and burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Memorial Park Cemetery, with the Rev. Dan Hankins officiating.
Casket bearers will be Madison Trojanowski, Steve Loftis, Dmitry Loftis, Ronnie Wright, Chuck Salmons and Ron Avey.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Sedalia Animal Shelter.
Arrangements are in the care of Heckart Funeral Home.
Condolences may be offered at www.heckartfuneralhome.com.