AMY E. (DeTurk) EVANS, another life-long resident of Kutztown, PA, graduated from Kutztown Area High School in 1982. Amy is the daughter of Merrily J. (Leibensperger) DeTurk and the late David W. DeTurk.
Amy is a member and Past President on Kutztown Lions Club, is a past Chairperson of the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life in Kutztown, Topton Community Ambulance, where she serves as President, and the Lyons Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. Amy resides in Kutztown with her husband, Todd. They have four children, Sarah (Koenig), wife of Jeffrey Bricker, Rebecca (Koenig), wife of Joseph Schrump, Conner Koenig, fiancé of Wynonah Kalbach, all of Kutztown and David, husband of Heidi Jo (Heddings) Evans of Australia. There are also three grandchildren, Harper and Emerson Bricker and Winry Neal.
Amy and Todd own and operate Evans Cemetery Memorials, located in Tower City and Kutztown. Amy is also the owner and operator of Yard Card Queen in Kutztown, yard signs for any occasion.
Amy is our Insurance and Aftercare Coordinator. Having Amy’s expertise and knowledge of insurance and the Medicaid process is very beneficial to our funeral home and to the families we serve both during the preplanning process and at time of need. She also coordinates “Tuesday’s with Amy”, a support group which meets monthly for a casual lunch. Amy also spearheads our quarterly newsletter. Amy has been a part of our funeral home family since 2006, and after a brief hiatus, has returned in 2023 to fulfill her passion of serving families during their time of need.