Marjorie L. Evans, age 97, of Cridersville, Ohio, died 10:13 a.m., Friday, January 10, 2014, at Otterbein, Cridersville. She was born July 10, 1916, in West Lafayette, IN to Frank Allen and Anna Belle Ropp McElroy, both parents preceded her in death. Marjorie was manager and owner of Evans Specialty Shop, Bluffton, Ohio. She loved the Buckeye state, O.S.U. Buckeyes, Pittsburgh Steelers, all animals, especially dogs, bingo and all football. She is survived by a son Dave (Cathy) Evans, of Lima; a daughter Sharon ‘Sharry’ Vida, of Lancaster, CA; 11 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and 1 great grandson. She is preceded in death by a daughter Suzy Dee Cooper, 2 sons-in-law Lee Cooper and Joseph Vida, and a sister Vernice Davies. No public services or visiting hours will be held. Memorial contributions may be given to the Allen County Humane Society.