Evelyn was born March 22, 1932 in the Town of Brazeau, Oconto County, Wisconsin, to the late Casey and Doris (Dunst) Rysewyk. She graduated from Coleman High School. On January 10, 1959, she was united in marriage to Harry “Cub” Tischauser at St. James Lutheran Church in Shawano. Together they owned and operated Tischauser’s Boat Rental on Shawano Lake for over 40 years. Evelyn enjoyed gardening, taking care of her flowers, and crocheting. She and Harry were long time members of St. James Lutheran Church.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Debra (Dave) Gerken of Shawano; her step-children, Terry (Anne) Tischauser of Appleton, Carl Tischauser, and Sharon Voss, both of Shawano; nine grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; her sister, Mary (Donald) Teske of Shawano; her sisters-in-law, Donna and Alice Tischauser; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry; her great-granddaughter, Kayla Garbelman; her step-son-in-law, Kenneth Voss; and her brother, Albert (Charlotte) Rysewyk.
A funeral service for Evelyn will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 11:00 AM at St. James Lutheran Church in Shawano. Pastor Steve Schauder will officiate. Interment will take place at Lake Drive Cemetery, Town of Wescott. Visitation will begin at the church on Wednesday at 10:00 AM and continue until the hour of service.