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Information for Evalena May Smith Drew
16 October, 1872
  24 January, 1950
From The Caldwell News-Tribune
24 January, 1950
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Evalena M. Drew
Succumbs Today
In Wilder Residence


     Evalena May Drew of Wilder died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Ray Pedan, here this morning.
     Mrs. Drew was born Oct. 16, 1872, in West Grove, Ia.  She was married at Ogden, Utah, Oct. 18, 1893, to Charles Drew.  The two came to Wilder to homestead from Salt Lake City in 1908 and lived on the homestead until Drew's death in 1946.  Since then, Mrs. Drew has lived with her daughter.
     Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Pedan of Wilder and Mrs. George Gittens of Los Angeles;  a son Charles Basil of Wilder; two brothers, Paul K. Smith of Preston, Idaho, and D. D. Smith of Ogden.
     The remains are at the Peckham-Dakan chapel in Caldwell where arrangements are being made.



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