Evelyn M. (Burchard) Hoffman passed away Sept. 25, 2010.
She was born Dec. 21, 1930, to Charles and Anna Mae Burchard in Havre, the fourth of nine children. She graduated from Havre High School in 1950. She worked for Mountain States Telephone & Telegraph where she met her husband, Robert. They married on April 4, 1959, and moved to Missoula in 1961.
Survivors include her husband Robert of Missoula; sons, Joseph of Bozeman and John (Shelly) of Beaverton, Ore.; daughters, Julie (Curtiss) Renn of Bend, Ore., and Anna (Rick) Jeglinski of Seattle, Wash.; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three sisters, Alice (Roy) Matson of Newport, Wash., Doreen (Warren) Gault of Havre and Peggy Cloke of Spokane, Wash.; one brother, Gerald Burchard of Spokane; two sisters-in-law, June Burchard of Port Orchard, Wash., and JoAnn Burchard of Havre; and one brother-in-law, Gary Kelley of Spokane, Wash.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Sam Burchard, James Burchard and Vern Burchard; and one sister, Mary Kelley.
A memorial Mass was held at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Missoula on Sept. 30, 2010.