Ruth Riepe Evans, 87, a member of the Roland Park Garden Club for many years and a volunteer at several Baltimore hospitals, died yesterday at a Cockeysville nursing home of cancer.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Church of the Redeemer, 5603 N. Charles St.
The daughter of the late Harry and Alice Riepe, Mrs. Evans was born and reared in a rural area of Harford County and was the valedictorian for the Edgewood High School class of 1922.
In 1936, she married Charles C.G. Evans, a partner with the law firm of Piper and Marbury, and with its predecessor firm Marbury, Miller and Evans. Mr. Evans died in 1969.