Nikki Rae Evans, 43, died unexpectedly Sunday (June 18, 2017).
Born in Oberlin, Ohio, on Jan. 7, 1974, to Claude Neff and Debbie (nee Sheffield) Habern, Nikki was a lifelong Wellington, Ohio, resident.
She graduated with the Wellington High School Class of 1992. Nikki worked as a project manager at Level 3 Communications out of Cleveland for 18 years.
Her family and friends came first, and she was a loving wife and mother. She was devoted to her son's sporting events and was always there supporting him. Nikki also loved all kinds of music. Nikki will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband, Mike Evans; children, Jacob Evans, of Wellington, Ohio, Tara Evans, of Seven Hills and Kimberly Evans, of Canton, Ohio; granddaughter, Lillian Myers; her parents; grandfather, Paul Sheffield, of Wellington, Ohio; grandmother, Ethel Neff, of Mannington and many cousins. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Wanda Sheffield; grandfather, Ray Neff; and stepfather, Donnie Habern.
Family and friends will be received from 3-6 p.m. Friday at Norton-Eastman Funeral Home, 370 S. Main St., Wellington, OH.
Published on June 20, 2017