Evelyn Hanly

Obituary of Evelyn S. Hanly

Evelyn S. Hanly, age 84 passed away at Shore Medical Center on Sunday, December 6, 2020. Born in Philadelphia, she grew up in Upper Darby; graduated from West Catholic High School and moved to Collingdale where she and her husband Dave raised their 6 children, working in their home heating and fuel oil business before retiring to Ocean City. Evelyn is a Past President of the Ocean City Colony Club and was a member of the Ocean City Garden and Literature Clubs. She was a poll worker in Ocean City and was an avid lover of dogs, especially her beloved standard poodles which she bred for a number of years. She enjoyed gardening, reading, relaxing on her front porch and spending time with her family and friends. Survivors include a Daughter, Catherine Mikelson (Harry), and sons William (Christine), Daniel (Regina) and Joseph (Laura) a brother, John Farrell (Helen), Grandchildren David P. Hanly III, Dawn Marie Hanly, Michael Hanly, Ariana Barbato Patro, Michael Barbato, Caitlin Mikelson McGrath, Sean Mikelson, Kristen Pacropis, Danielle Pacropis, Amanda Pacropis, Richard Pacropis, Elizabeth Hanly Pell, Matthew Hanly, Meghan Hanly, Lauren Hanly, Joseph Hanly and Jim Hanly, and great Grandchildren David P. Hanly IV, Kiersten Hanly, Ava Patro, Zachary Patro, Luca Barbato, Scarlet Barbato, Maddox David McGrath, Layla Pell, Joey Pell and Kayla Hanly Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband, David P. Hanly, Sr.; son, David P. Hanly, Jr and daughter – Susan Hanly Pacropis Services will be private. A memorial service will be planned in Ocean City Post-Covid 19. In lieu of flowers, donations in Evelyn’s name to Holy Redeemer Hospice NJ Shore would be appreciated.
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