Evelyn Worley, beloved mother and grandmother, has died at the age of 91 from cancer.
Evelyn was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on Nov. 30, 1925, to Edward and Helen Jacobs. She had one older brother. At the age of 19, she married her first husband and they moved to the southern states of the U.S. While living in North Carolina, they had two daughters. Her second marriage took them to California, where she lived the rest of her life. In her hometown of Alameda, Evelyn became a successful real estate agent. After retirement, she moved to “the cabin” in Twain Harte and enjoyed traveling.
Evelyn was an avid golfer, bridge player, seamstress, volunteer and lover of dogs. Two months before her death, she played nine holes of golf and was an active volunteer in several local nonprofit organizations. She was also a member of the sorority PEO and had many close sorority sisters. Her home was always open to others. She was a gracious hostess.
Evelyn is survived by two daughters and their husbands; one grandson and his wife; one granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter. She will be deeply missed.