Evelyn Lorraine Bazzanella Mecca, passed away at South Lincoln Medical Center in Kemmerer, WY on March 23, 2018 at the age of 90. She was born on October 26, 1927 in Rock Springs, WY the daughter of Albert D and Mary E (Carollo) Bazzanella.
Evelyn graduated from Rock Springs High School in May of 1946. She married Rudy Mecca on June 22, 1947 in Rock Springs, WY. She was a member of the AARP, The Eagles Auxillary, and Happy Homemakers. She enjoyed spending time in the Hoback, fishing and hunting. She loved to knit and enjoyed entertaining her friends. She enjoyed a good game of Bingo, playing cards, traveling, cooking and baking, dancing and music. She enjoyed listening to her late husband Rudy and Rusty and her daughter, Diana.
She was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Diana (John) Mackinen of Kemmerer, WY; her grandchildren, Michael Anne Mackinen of Kemmerer, WY; and Shane William Mackinen, of Elko, NV; a great granddaughter, Sable Sage Abeyta, of Kemmerer, WY; and Rudi Morgan Mackinen, of Kemmerer, WY; a niece Cheryl Garadino and her sons, John, Albert, and Brad all of Rock Springs, WY; and a nephew, Albert Bazzanella III, and his wife, Shawna of Rock Springs, WY; and their children, Albert IV, and Chelsie Tipton, and numerous cousins; a great niece, three great nephews, and one great great nephew. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a brother, Albert Bazzanella, Jr.; and a niece, Anna Maria Bazzanella.
Memorial services will be conducted on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Kemmerer, WY. Graveside services will proceed the memorial services at the South Lincoln Cemetery, Kemmerer, WY.
At her request, cremation has taken place under the direction of Ball Family Chapel, Kemmerer, WY.