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Evelyn E. Althoff, age 80 of Quincy, IL, died Monday, April 2, 2012 at 8:35 p.m. in Blessing Hospital.

She was born July 12, 1931 in Edina, Missouri, the daughter of Ellis Lee and Irene Grace Eyler Little. On July 27, 1952, she married Lawrence E. Althoff in Luther Memorial Church. He preceded her in death on September 1, 2001.

She was a 1949 graduate of Baring High School. She was department manager at Moorman Mfg. Co. from August 16, 1949 to November 28, 1983 when she retired. She was a member of Lutheran Church of St. John.

Survivors include a niece; Candace Mowen of Quincy; a nephew, Charles William Little, Jr. and his wife Rita of Lima, IL; a great nephew Charles William Little III; a great niece Regan Little both of Lima, IL; and two sisters-in-law; Alene Althoff of Quincy; and Frieda Wittler of Charleston, SC. In addition to her husband, Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Charles William Little; and a brother-in-law, Melvin Althoff.

Funeral services were held Friday, April 6, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at Lutheran Church of St. John with the Rev. Harold Bender officiating. Burial was in Sunset Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Lutheran Church of St. John

Arrangements by Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors.