Evon Dalman ’56 Pluister
Evon Pluister of Boyne City passed away December 9, 2017 at the Georgia House in Charlevoix. She was born April 28, 1933 in Holland, MI the fourth daughter of Ben & Eunice Dalman. She attendedHope College in Holland and later the Butterworth School of Nursing in Grand Rapids. She dearly loved her family, her Church, her Cocker Spaniels and her husband Robert for 63 years. She enjoyed many years in the choir of the Presbyterian Church, teaching Sunday School, serving as an Elder and Deacon. She was an excellent seamstress and made many beautiful quilts. She was a big part of the Boyne City Playground Committee and fed all the workers for a week. She spent 23 years at the Boyne City Elementary School helping students with reading and math. After retirement, she co-managed a gift and consignment shop, The Apple Bee Coterie, for several years. She and her husband spent 15 seasons in Florida. Survivors include her husband Robert, daughter Diane Godfrey of Coldwater, MI, daughter Cathlene (Dan) Zondervan of Bay Shore, son Tom (Barb) Pluister of Bay Shore, four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. There will be a funeral service at the Boyne City First Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Reverend Beth Broschart will officiate.