Buchheit, Mary Evelyn (Lancaster), 94 years of age died peacefully on Tuesday October 21, 2014.
Evelyn was one of six children and was born May 7, 1920 in Stanley, KY, to the late Thomas B. and Claire Ann (Mulligan) Lancaster. She was the widow of G. William Buchheit and a devout Catholic by Faith and longtime member of Holy Family Catholic Church. She was an avid bridge and euchre player and a longtime volunteer at R.S.V.P. at the Interfaith Council. Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband, daughter Bonnie Flick and five siblings, Tommy and Dick Lancaster, Nelle Wolford, Mary Lou Scott, and Sr. Ann Clare Lancaster. She will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by her family and all who knew her. The family would like to thank the staff at Westminster, Clark County Hospital and Gentiva Hospice for their kindess and support.
Survivors include two daughters, Barbara Hellman and husband Jerry and Debbie Brattain; five grandchildren, Brad (Shannon) and Jerry (Nancy) Hellman, Keri and Eric(Julie) Dietrich and Bonnie Brattain Deady (Ben); and six great-grandchildren, Mackenzie, Cooper. Lindsey, Ethan, Georgia and Christopher.
Reception of family and friends will be from 3-8 p.m. Friday. The funeral Mass Liturgy will be celebrated at 11 am Saturday October 25, 2014, at Holy Family Catholic Church with burial in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in New Albany.
Expressions of sympathy to: American Cancer Society .