Evelyn E. Beemer was born May 26, 1920 on a farm near Delmont to John W. “Bill” and Elsie (Wunder) Miller. She attended school south of Delmont through the eighth grade.
She married Charles E. Beemer at Rapid City on October 3, 1953 and they moved to Mitchell in March of 1954 where they lived the remainder of her life. She was employed at Mitchell Produce until it closed and later at Johnson Furniture as a seamstress where she made draperies until she retired to be home to take care of her mother.
She was a member of Resurrection Lutheran Church, American Legion Auxiliary and the VFW Auxiliary.
She is survived by her husband, Charles; one stepdaughter, Sandra Kreber, Yankton, SD; one step-granddaughter, Tanya Johnson, Yankton and one step-grandson, Travis Kreber of Sioux Falls; one aunt, Esther Williams of Armour, SD and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents and one son-in-law, Steve Kreber.