Iva Evelyn Kern, 82, of Mountain Home, passed away on Friday, March 5, 2010, at her home, following an illness.
A memorial mass will be held at noon on Thursday, March 11, at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church.
Cremation was under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, McMurtrey Chapel.
Evelyn was born on Dec. 24, 1927, in Murfreesboro, Ark., the daughter of Charles and Oradell (Appleton) Carter. She was raised and schooled in the Murfreesboro area.
She enjoyed traveling and worked as a pharmacy assistant.
Evelyn married Daniel Kern in 1998 in Mesa, Ariz. They later settled in Mountain Home.
Evelyn is survived by her husband, Daniel, of Mountain Home, her sons Larry and James Gabl, both of Illinois, her daughters ,Judi Glennon of Iowa and Donna Page of Maryland, her stepsons, Kevin Kern of Kuna and Danny Kern of Nampa, her sister, Kathryn Carter, of Arkansas, and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by both parents.