Gordon D. Vevang

Staff Written Obituaries

Gordon D.Vevang 89, of Athens passed away on January 25, 2018. His parents were Engwal A.Vevang and Grace Olson Vevang. His two older brothers, Parker Vevang of Mt. Prospect, Ilinois and Grant Vevang Of Barrington, Ill., preceded him in death. Gordon has one surviving brother Curtis Vevang of Palatine Ill.

Gordon graduated from Bradley University in Peoria Ill with a mechanical engineering degree and went on to a very successful career and worked well into his seventies. He was always upbeat and optimistic. Gordon also loved to play tennis. Gordon married Gloria Dawn Evans of Oak Park, Ill.. They had three sons, Gordon B Vevang of Covington, Gary Vevang of Conyers and Glen C Vevang of Atlanta. He had three grandchildren Danielle R., Carroll of Marietta, Eric R. Vevang of Allen Texas, and Veronica Vevang of Conyers

A memorial service for Gordon will be held on February 17 at 2 p.m. at Iris Place Retirement Community 755 Epps Bridge Pkwy Athens GA 30606.

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