Evaline's Story

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Evaline Marie McNett, 98, of Traverse City, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at Munson Medical Center. She was born Feb. 12, 1920 in Port Huron the daughter of John and Lelia (Emlaw) Harris.
Evaline was kind and caring and loved spending time with her family. She helped many elderly people with errands and often would visit with them. She considered them "old" when she was in her 80s but didn't place herself in the same category.
Evaline resided most of her life on East Torch Lake and was a member of the Alden United Methodist Church.
Surviving are her children, Lin (Mary) McNett, of Cedar, Donald (Ann) McNett, of Cotea, Georgia, and Donna (Joe) Benz, of Harrietta; 10 grandchildren; over 30 great-grandchildren; several great-great-grandchildren; her brother, Donald Harris, of Indianapolis, Indiana; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald McNett; son, Keith L. McNett; two brothers; and one sister.
No services are planned at this time. Interment will take place in Fairview Cemetery, Mancelona.
Please sign her online guestbook www.mortensenfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements have been handled by the Mancelona Chapel of Mortensen Funeral Homes.
Published on February 24, 2018
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