EVELYN MAE (NEE WEST) 86 OF HAVERTOWN PASSED AWAY ON MARCH 9, 2021 WITH HER FAMILY BY HER SIDE.
She was born to the late Florence and James West of Bridgeton, NJ. Evelyn received her degree from Drexel University in 1953, further continuing her education with multiple Real Estate courses.
She married the late Edward Yancoskie in 1957, and they lived together in Havertown for 50 years. Evelyn is survived by two children and their spouses; James and Pamela Yancoskie, of Swedesboro, NJ and Elizabeth and Sergio Batista of Havertown, PA. Evelyn was predeceased by her loving husband in 2007. Evelyn was immensely proud of her family, and leaves behind nothing but beautiful memories.
Evelyn was an amazing women in a time when women were not supposed to have strong business minds much less speak them.. Evelyn had always desired to be an attorney, even though she took a different path, she was successful and well respected from the start, quickly rising to be the Director of Delaware County Consumer Affairs and Weights and Measures from 1977 to 2019. She served as a Board member for Haverford Community Hospital, Hilltop Civic Association, Chairman of Chrysler Corp Customer Satisfaction Arbitration Panel. She also served on the Haverford Township Zoning Board and Delcora's Board. As a staunch and life long Republican, you could always count on her patriotism, and belief in the American way.
FUNERAL SERVICE FRIDAY AT 12;00 NOON IN THE LOGAN-VIDEON FUNERAL HOME 2001 SPROUL ROAD BROOMALL WHERE RELATIVES AND FRIENDS MAY CALL AFTER 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to https://tunnel2towers.org/ or to Temple Lutheran Church Havertown
The Service will be Livestreamed by going to www.facebook.com/Loganfuneralhomes/
( It will begin 15 minutes prior to Service)
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