George "Tex" Evansco


George "Tex" Evansco, 76, of Belleville, IL, born Sunday, August 19, 1934, in E.St.Louis, IL, died Friday, October 1, 2010 at his residence.

Mr. Evansco worked as a Truck Dump Operator for St. Louis Grain Elevator.

He was preceded in death by his:

  • Wife: Joann nee Hahne Evansco
  • Parents: Mike and Anna, nee Konopka, Evansco
  • Brother: Mike Evansco

Surviving are his:

  • Sons
    • Donald (Rhonda) Smith of Collinsville, IL
    • Richard Smith of Granite City, IL
    • Mark Evansco of Belleville, IL
  • Daughter: Helen Evansco of Belleville, IL
  • Brothers
    • Pete Evansco of O'Fallon, IL
    • Tom (Emily) Evansco of Belleville, IL
  • Grandchildren
    • Angela Smith
    • Lesley (Bryan) Eggemeyer
    • Erika Smith-Vantassel
    • Samantha (Chris) Balsai
  • Great Grandchildren
    • Morgan
    • McKenzie
    • Taylor
    • Audrey
  • Daughter-in-Law: Kathy Sandlin of Carlyle, IL
  • Brothers-in-law
    • Charles (Nancy) Hahne of Clayton, MO
    • Harry (Ruth) Hahne of Maryland Hgts. MO
  • Dear Nieces and Nephews

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the American Heart Assoc. or the Disabled American Veterans.

Visitation: Friends may call from 10 to 11 A.M. on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, Illinois.

Funeral: Memorial services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010 at Kurrus Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Jim Slone officiating. By his request cremation was held.

Condolences left for George "Tex" Evansco:

    Mark - We would like to express our deepest sympathy to you and your family. We were saddened to hear about your loss and know that our thoughts are with you. -- Buzz & Vicki Simpson

    Buzz & Vicki Simpson St. Louis MO 63055

    Helen, I just wanted to send my deepest sympathy to you and your family during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Angel Ackerman Belleville IL 62220


    I am so sorry for the loss of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Maria Amann

    Maria Amann Belleville IL 62220

    Helen: I am so sorry for the loss of your father. Your in my thoughts and prayers

    Margaret Amann Wiegmann Belleville IL

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
    Love, Mike, Jean, Chris, and Megan Mcdaniel

    Michael McDaniel Belleville Ill 62223