Evelyn Marie Hempel
Evelyn Marie Hempel, 96, of Hampton, Virginia, passed away on Sunday, November 12, 2023. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and had been a resident of Hampton for over 60 years.
Evelyn was an Air Force wife completely devoted to her husband, Norman, of 73 years. She loved her family and was the matriarch for all family celebrations and special events. Evelyn leaves behind a legacy of love, laughter, and cherished memories.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman Hempel, and her parents, Michael and Marie Beharka.
Evelyn is survived by her daughter, Nancy Lynn Dalin and her husband, Dale Dalin; son, Kurt Allen Hempel and his wife, Sandi Hempel; three grandchildren, Casey Legg and her husband, Josh Legg, Matthew Hempel, and his fiancé, Gracie Gorman Love, and Hailey Hempel Hart, and her husband, David Hart, and her three great-grandchildren, Tolson Legg, Van Legg, and Banks Hempel.
A graveside service will occur on Tuesday, December 5, 2023, at 1:00 p.m. at Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Horton Wreath Society, P.O. Box 6246, Virginia Beach, Va. 23456-0246.
Arrangements are provided by Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, Va. 23601.