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Kay M. (Dickerhoof) Evans

June 1, 1934 ~ February 27, 2020 (age 85)


Kay Evans, 85, passed away February 27, 2020. She was born June 1, 1934 in Akron to the late Carl and Marion Dickerhoof.  Kay graduated from Kenmore High School where she was a majorette.  Following high school, she graduated from the Idabelle Firestone School of Nursing and worked at City Hospital as an RN for 40 years. She was extremely proud of her time caring for others and was well respected by other nurses and doctors alike. Kay married her childhood friend and lifetime sweetheart, David Evans on September 15, 1955. She was very involved in the lives of her children and grandchildren and truly loved her family.


Besides her parents, Kay was preceded in death by her husband, David; brother, Donald Dickerhoof and sister, Carol Marquette. She is survived by her son, Glenn (Mary) Evans; daughter, Kathy (Michael) Menyes; grandchildren, Sean (Sarah), Joshua (Megann), Kristen (Andrew), and Steven; great grandchildren, Ellie and Mikey; as well as many other loving family and friends.


Funeral service will be held at 7 P.M. on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at Schermesser Funeral Home, 600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Rd. (SR619), Akron, Ohio 44319 with Pastor Steve Bucy officiating.  Family and friends may call on Tuesday from 5 P.M. until the time of the service at the funeral home. A private family interment will take place at Manchester Cemetery the following day.  Memorial contributions can be made in Kay’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater East Ohio Chapter, 70 West Streetsboro Street, STE 201, Hudson, Ohio 44236. To leave a special message online for the family, visit our website at


(330) 899-9107

Memorial Donations:

Alzheimer’s Association
Greater East Ohio Chapter
70 West Streetsboro Street
STE 201       
Hudson, Ohio 44236

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March 3, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Schermesser Funeral Home
600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Road
Akron, OH 44319

Funeral Service
March 3, 2020

7:00 PM
Schermesser Funeral Home
600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Road
Akron, OH 44319

Private Interment

Manchester Cemetery, New Franklin, Ohio


Alzheimer's Association - Greater East Ohio Area Chapter
70 W. Streetsboro St., Suite 201, Hudson, OH 44236,

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