Evelyn Checa

Obituary of Evelyn Checa

Evelyn F. Checa

October 7, 1925-February 2, 2018



Evelyn F. Checa passed away Friday, February 2, 2018 in Lexington, KY.  She was 92 years old.   Daughter of the late Caroline and Arthur G. Meyer, she was born October 7, 1925 in the Bronx, NY.   Formerly of Spring Valley, NY, Evelyn was a longtime resident of Monroe, NY until after the passing of her late husband Joseph J. Checa, Sr. who predeceased her in 2013.


Survivors include her four children: Janice Grahn and her husband Tom Tietjen, Joseph Checa and his wife Jennifer, James Checa, Christine Turnbull and her husband Mark; eight grandchildren and four great grandchildren.


Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 10th at Smith, Seaman & Quackenbush, Inc. Funeral Home, 117 Maple Ave, Monroe, NY. A Graveside Service will follow at 1:30 p.m. in Orange County Veteran's Memorial Cemetery, Goshen, NY.