Evelyn M. Strauss
Evelyn M. Strauss, 87, of Duluth, passed away Sunday, July 31, 2022 at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was born on October 11, 1934 in Ahmeek, MI to Edwin and Mary Maatta. Evelyn married Joseph Strauss on July 2, 1955 in Ahmeek, MI. Evelyn liked word puzzle games, and enjoyed cooking cabbage rolls, pasties and ravioli, and these are some of her favorites. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Edwin Maatta. Evelyn is survived by her daughters, Maryann (John) Helgeton of the city Rice Lake, Yvonne (Bob) Busker, Vickie (Leo) Busker all of Duluth; sons, Joseph and Paul both of Duluth; two sisters, Dorothy Laajala and Mary Taivalkoski both of MI; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins. A celebration of Life gathering and reception will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. with a time of sharing at 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 6, 2022 at Williams Lobermeier Boettcher Funeral Home. Burial in Calvary Cemetery.