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(May 29, 1929 – June 26, 2016)

Evangeline P. Kalahar, 87, of Midland, went to be with her Lord and maker on Sunday, June 26, 2016 surrounded by her family. She was born in Midland on May 29, 1929 to the late Milton and Ethel (Buckley) Foster. She married Robert Kalahar who predeceased her in 1988.Evangeline volunteered at the Midland Nazarene Church teaching Sunday school. She loved going for drives, traveling and enjoyed the outdoors. Her family meant everything to her. Evangeline is survived by her children, David (Sandy) Martin, Ora Jr. Martin II, Jerry Martin, Tom (Lisa) Martin, Bruce (Dianne) Martin, Glenn (Carla) Martin, over 30 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. She is also survived by her brothers, Vaughn and Lavern Foster.Evangeline was preceded in death by 3 sisters.A memorial service will take place at Smith-Miner Funeral Home on Thursday, June 30th at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. David Anderson of Midland Nazarene Church officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 10 a.m. until the service. Burial will take place at Sacred Heart Cemetery.Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Midland Nazarene Church.On Line condolences can be left at smithminer.com