Eva Jo Sawyer

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Eva Jo (Wagner) Sawyer passed away Monday Dec. 10, 2018 at Cedarwood Hospice Care in Red Lodge, Montana. Eva was born July 27,1944 in Harriman, Tennessee, to Joseph Whanger and Marcia (Moss) Whanger.

Eva was full of spunk, always the prettiest girl in her class, and people smiled when she entered the room. The daughter of a Protestant Minister, Eva was a caring and Loving Sister, Mother and Grandmother to her sister Sandra McKay (Don) of Flossmoor, Illinois; 4 children, Michael Sawyer and Larry Sawyer (Diane) of Red Lodge, Patrick Lucero (Teresa) of Davenport, Idaho, and Marcia Cook (Bobby) of Casper, Wyoming. Grand Children include Brandon Lucero, Kristofer Lucero, Hallie Lucero, Nicole Lucero, Gregory Hensley, K’LeeAnn Cook, Bethany Cook, Taylor Russo, Alicia Sawyer and Great Grandchildren Maddison Hensley, Stone Wall and Thorn Wall.

Eva was preceded in death by her husband Everett Sawyer in 2016, Mother and Father and Many Aunts and Uncles.

Her Children will come together to remember their mother on Dec. 13, 2018 in Red Lodge Montana. A private Family Service is planned this summer to spread her ashes with her husbands at their favorite spot in the mountains near Red Lodge.


Upcoming Events

  • Monday, June 17, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Meets every Thursday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Red Lodge Area Community Foundation, 122 S. Hauser. It is open to all. 425- 1755.
  • Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
  • Friday, June 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Rock Creek Group meets Tuesdays and Saturdays at 8 a.m. and Wednesdays and Fridays at 7 p.m. at Calvary Church, 9 N Villard, Red Lodge.
  • Monday, June 24, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.

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11 N. Broadway, Red Lodge, MT 59068

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