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Sara Marjorie (Evans) Illig

March 1, 1921 ~ March 24, 2022 (age 101)


Sara Marjorie (Evans) Illig, 101 of West Mifflin, formerly of Dravosburg, passed away on Thursday, March 24th, 2022, at Jefferson Hospital. She was born in Williamsburg, PA on March 1st, 1921, to the late Lemuel E. and Cora (Chamberlain) Evans. Sara was the loving wife of 44 years to the late Bernard L. Illig. She is survived by her daughter Sara A. (John) Fagan of Tarpon Springs, FL, and sons David L. Illig of West Mifflin and Paul L. (Lynn) Illig of Salisbury, NC. Further survivors include her grandchildren John, Sara, Patrick, and Rebecca, great-grandchildren John Connor, Tess, Kate, Emma, Evelyn, and Joseph, as well as a multitude of nieces and nephews. Sara was preceded in death by her sister Gladys Berkheimer and brothers Harvey, Walter, and Eugene Evans. She was a member of the Dravosburg United Methodist Church, as well as the Women’s Club and food bank. She enjoyed painting, crossword puzzles, reading, and sewing. Family and friends will be received on Monday, March 28th, 2022, from 4-8 P.M. at I.M FINNEY FUNERAL HOME, 203 4th St, Dravosburg, PA 15034. A service will take place on Tuesday, March 29th, 2022, at 10 A.M. at the funeral home. Entombment will follow at New St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Online condolences may be offered at

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March 28, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
I.M. Finney Funeral Home, Inc.
203 4th Street
Dravosburg, PA 15034

Funeral Service
March 29, 2022

10:00 AM
I.M. Finney Funeral Home, Inc.
203 4th Street
Dravosburg, PA 15034

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