Evon was born Jan. 27, 1923, in Silvis, to Elisa and Jerome Maes. She married Stanley Wallace on July 31, 1949.
She worked as a beautician for many years. Evon's family includes one daughter, Patricia Brown; grandson, Keith Brown; nephew, Ray Calsyn and spouse, Nancy; niece, Marion Lorenz and spouse, Denny.
She is a lifelong member of the former St. Mary's Catholic Church, East Moline, and is now a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, Silvis.