Evelyn R. Platt, 89, a Bismarck, N.D. resident and previously a longtime resident of Devils Lake, N.D., passed away in her sleep Dec. 19, 2012 from Alzheimer’s complications at Missouri Slope Care Center.
Cremation has taken place; a private burial will take place in Red Lake Falls, Minn. at a later date.
Evelyn was born to Clifford and Elizabeth (Schindler) Longtin in Red Lake Falls on May 19th, 1923.
She married Duane Platt on Jan, 19, 1948. They had four children. Evelyn devoted 15 years of her life to service at Mercy Hospital in Devils Lake.
She is survived by her children, Michael (Deb) Platt of Knapp, Wis., DiAnn Platt-Roberts (Kris) of Bismarck, Vernon Platt of Prior Lake, Minn. and Robert Platt of Bend, Ore as well as six grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren; and also her special friends, Linda Platt and Nina Platt.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings; Baby John, Willis, and Lorraine.
For those wishing to make memorial donations, the family suggests sending them to the Alzheimer’s Association or a charity of your choice.
Those wishing to sign the online register book or leave a message of condolence please go to www.bismarckfuneralhome.com
Bismarck Funeral Home, Bismarck, is in charge of arrangements.