Evelyn Koepke, 98, of Granite Falls passed away Friday, October 7, 2016 at Riverside Assisted Living in Granite Falls. A gathering of family and friends will take place Saturday, October 15 from 2 to 4:00 p.m. at the Wing-Bain Funeral Home in Granite Falls. Burial will be at the Granite Falls City Cemetery.

Evelyn Irene Koepke was born on September 20, 1918 in Yellow Medicine County, the daughter of Herman and Anna (Nelson) Koepke. She grew up and attended school in the Granite Falls area. Evelyn worked as a house-keeper and waitress in the Granite Falls area and later worked in the Granite Falls High School kitchen for over 30 years.

She is survived by her cousins and other extended family and preceded in death by her parents, sister and brother-in-law.