Jeanie Evans 1952-2021

Jeanie Evans 1952-2021

Jeanie M. Evans, 68, of Effingham, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, at Stormont-Vail Hospital from a reaction to the COVID-19 vaccine.

Memorial services were held Monday, March 29 at Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home, Atchison. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Atchison Humane Society and may be sent in care of the funeral home. Condolences and remembrances to the family may be left online at

Jeanie was born on Sept. 20, 1952, in San Diego, Calif., the daughter of Frank and Jessie L. (Hartzfeld) Myer. She graduated from Pleasanton High School, Pleasanton.

She had worked various places including as the admitting clerk for Atchison Hospital, as a secretary for Linn-Valley Lakes Property and even attended truck driving school. She presently worked as a clerk for Main Street Food and Fuel, Effingham, and was serving on the Effingham City Council. Jeanie enjoyed bowling, playing softball, water sports, teasing people and especially spending time with friends, grandchildren and family.

Survivors include three sons, Heath Umphenour, Atchison, and Trenton Umphenour and Colt Umphenour, both of Pleasanton; two daughters, Randell (Tim) Vanderweide, Atchison, and Taylor (Josh) Snow, Pleasanton; a brother, Frank (Pam) Myer Jr., St. Joseph, Mo.; three sisters, Cathy (Larry) Harvey, Rushville, Mo., Sandra (Russ) Streeter, DeKalb, Mo., and Rhonda (Joe) Snyder, Effingham; 15 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.


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