Eva Margaret McHale, 97, was called home to the Lord on Dec. 29, 2017. She was born Eva Margaret Seward to O.C. and Bertha (Henry) Seward on Sept. 23, 1920, in Young America, Indiana. Eva graduated from Deer Creek High School in 1939. She retired from Delco. Eva married Harry "Mac" McHale in October of 1944, and he preceded her in passing.
Eva loved to play golf, bingo, dominos, jigsaw puzzles and cards. She has won gold medals in bowling at 90+ years of age at the Huntsman World Senior Games in Utah. She has traveled everywhere, from the Great Wall of China, to Europe and Africa. She was also a long time member of the KOFF Club and the Senior Center, and a lifetime member of First Presbyterian Church. She will be greatly missed by her many special friends and church family.
Eva is survived by her daughters, Paulette (Michael) Brauer, Salisbury, Maryland, and Alexia (George) Hawkins, Russiaville; grandchildren, Patrick Brauer, Christopher Hawkins, Burt (Stacy) Hawkins, Alyssa Hawkins and Kurt (Susan) Hawkins; great-grandchildren, William Hawkins, Hannah (Tim) Briggs, Ashley Hawkins, Emily (Jacob) Guess, Angel Hawkins, Jaxon Creason, Megan Hawkins, Annie Hawkins, Victoria Hawkins, Jayson Hawkins and Alexis Hawkins; special sister-in-law, Sarah Mason; many nieces and nephews and her faithful companion, Monique.
Eva is preceded in passing by her husband, Harry "Mac" McHale; brothers, William, Leonard, Lee, George and Paul Seward; and great-grandchild, Alex Hawkins.
Friends and family may call from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 4 at Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St., Kokomo, Indiana 46902. A celebration of life service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 5 at First Presbyterina Church, 2000 W. Jefferson St., Kokomo, Indiana 46901, officiated by Pastor Joyce Harris. Eva will be laid to rest at Crown Point Cemetery.
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Published on December 31, 2017