Evan JonssonDecember 5, 1936 ~ February 13, 2018 (age 81)
It is with deep sadness that the family of Evan Jonsson announces his passing on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at the age of 81 years.
A native of Stockholm, Sweden, Evan was the beloved son of Anna and Franz. He moved to the United States when he was 15 years old and continued his family's baking tradition in California. Evan was a dedicated and generous husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend, as well as a devout Christian who impacted the lives of all he encountered.
Evan will be forever remembered by his wife, Christina, and by their six children, Julie, Kristine, Rick, Cindy, Nikole, and Natalie. Evan's memory will be lovingly cherished by his grandchildren, Darren, Brianna, Garett, Luke, and Elijah, as well as his great-grandchildren, Braden and Caydence, and by his sisters Birgitta and Elisabeth. Evan was predeceased by his sister, Anita, and by his brother, Lennart.
A Celebration of Evan's life will be held at 1:00pm on Sunday, February 25, 2018, at Wilson & Kratzer Chapel of San Ramon Valley, 825 Hartz Way, Danville, CA 94526.
Memorial gifts may be made to support the work of Rhizo Kids International, http://rhizokids.com/donate/, or Rhizo Kids International, c/o Tracey Thomas, 50 Cross Creek Lane, Alpine, Alabama 35014.