Evelyn Ann Reichel, 1945-2014
Evelyn Ann Reichel, 68, of Lynchburg, VA, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. She was the wife of the late Peter August Reichel, Sr. for 24 years.
Evelyn was born Nov. 15, 1945, in McKees Rocks, PA, the daughter of the late Kathryn Mikovitz Sakara. She worked for Flight Environments in Paso Robles, CA for nine years.
Left behind to cherish her memory are her two children: Karoline R. Hicks and her husband, BJ of Lynchburg, and Peter Reichel of Desert Hot Springs, CA; her three grandchildren: Katelyn, Ashley, and Lindsey, all of Lynchburg, VA; her brother, Robert Sakara and his wife Anne of Columbia, SC; and her two nephews: Michael Sakara and family of Columbia, SC, and Senior Chief Petty Officer James Sakara and wife of San Diego, CA.
The family received friends at their home on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014. A private service will be conducted at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 2050 Langhorne Road, Suite 201, Lynchburg, VA 24501, and Centra Hospice, 2097 Langhorne Road, Lynchburg, VA 24501.
Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family, (434) 237-9424. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tharpfuneralhome.com.