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Roy Evans

Evans, Roy, age 64 of Germantown passed away April 8, 2016 at Hospice of Dayton.  He was born in Birmingham, England to the late Leslie and Iris (Jones) Evans.  Roy was a 1970 graduate of Valley view High School and was an Engineer for Tom Smith Industries.  In his spare time he enjoyed working on cars and was a jack of all trades kind of guy.  Roy loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and attending their sporting events.  Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Linda (Wies) Evans in 2013.  He is survived by his daughter Erin Evans (Joe Karns) of Germantown and his son J. Scott (Jennifer) Evans of Beavercreek, 4 grandchildren Dameon and Tylor Gau and Mason and Maximus Evans, one brother John Evans of Beavercreek and numerous nieces and nephews.  Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 1:00pm at the Arpp & Root Funeral Home, 29 N. Main St.  Germantown with burial immediately following at Germantown Union Cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 13 from 6-8pm at the funeral home.  The family suggests if desired, memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Dayton.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Hospice of Dayton
324 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, OH 45420,

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Cummings Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

I worked with Roy in the 80's at KDI Precisions products in Cincinnati.He was a great Engineer as well as a Friend.He was a great Team player.We enjoyed many lunches together and he often talked with great affection about his family.This world has lost a very good man. May you be at peace knowing that your father and friend loved you all.

Ed Hutchinson Apr 18 2016 12:00 AM

Roy has been a very faithful, hard working employee.I am so sorry and he will be sorely missed by all of us at Tom Smith Industries, Inc. God bless all of Roy's family.Know that your loved one now rests in the arms of the Lord GOD.

Annette Smith Apr 14 2016 12:00 AM


VICKIE ARNOLD Apr 11 2016 12:00 AM

Please accept my heart-felt condolences.I've worked with Roy for only two short years, but found him to be such a kind and gentle person.I know there are no words to help ease your pain, but please know, you are all in my thoughts, heart and prayers.God be with you. May angels of healing and love surround you. Jo Anne Newbauer

Jo Anne Newbauer Apr 11 2016 12:00 AM

I worked with Roy at Tom Smith Industries for the last 8 years.Your dad was a smart, funny, sweet man.I lost my own father a few years back and he had the kindest words of encouragement for me.He must have loved being a dad because he didn't leave it at home.He shared his wisdom with us all!This news breaks my heart.My sincerest condolences to you and your family at this sad time.

Amanda Jones Apr 11 2016 12:00 AM

Erin, We want you guys to know that you are in our prayers. You Dad was a great guy and we enjoyed him at all the sports events. Our hearts are saddened in his passing. Love you guys, Colleen and Jared

Colleen and Jared Cummings Apr 10 2016 12:00 AM