Ann Avonnelle Evanoff, 58, of Hazen, North Dakota died peacefully on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at her home. Services will be held at 10:00 AM CDT on Wednesday, March 18, 2014 Barbot Funeral Home, Hazen with Pastor Walter Wolff officiating.
Ann was born on April 8, 1955 in Rawlins, WY to George and Betty (Poehler) Evanoff. She grew up in Casper, WY and graduated from Natrona County High School in 1973. Ann attended Pacific University in Hillsboro, Oregon until she moved back to Casper to run an optical shop as an optician. Ann later moved to Steamboat Springs, Colorado and worked construction for several years. It was here that she met her partner, Russell Marmon and in 2009 the couple moved to Hazen.
Ann enjoyed fishing, hunting, gardening and everything to do with the outdoors. She loved to take care of animals especially her pet cats. She was an avid Green Bay Packers fan. Ann also enjoyed anything that encouraged visiting with friends, including bingo, dancing, darts and playing pool. She was a very gracious woman who was always ready to lend a hand or a listening ear.
Ann is survived by her mother, Betty Evanoff of Hazen; her sister, Nancy Evanoff of Hazen; her brother, Greg (Kathy) Evanoff of Jackson, WY; her partner, Russell Marmon of Hazen; and two cousins, Susan and Kathy.
She was preceded in death by her dad, George and her uncle, John.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.
Arrangements conducted at Barbot Funeral Home, Beulah and Hazen.