Evelyn Viola (Gray) Herzog, 95, of Nokomis, passed away Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 1:50 a.m. at Gowin Parc of Taylorville. She was born January 17, 1919 in Decatur, IL. The daughter of Walter and Florence (Bevil) Gray. She married Wilbur “Web” Herzog on October 17, 1943 at South Fork United Methodist Church of rural Nokomis. He later preceded her on May 5, 2000. She was a homemaker, a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, and the Witt United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her Sons, Ronald (June) Herzog of Mt. Pleasant, SC and Randal Herzog of Nokomis, IL; daughter, Deborah (Jim) Stoddard of Assumption, IL; six grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, May Gray, Helen (Gray) Tossi and Bessie Zupanci, Infant Brother, Walter.

Funeral services will be held Monday, September 29, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis with Pastor Joy Caschetta officiating. Burial will be in Kettlekamp Cemetery in Nokomis. Visitation will be held Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis.

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Arrangements by Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis.

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