Evelyn A. Gabel (nee Myslivecek), 86, of Brookfield, died Feb. 14, 2011 at Manor Care Health Services.

She was born in Brookfield on July 27, 1924, to James and Anna Myslivecek. She married Kenneth L. Gabel Sr. and the couple raised four boys. Ms. Gabel also worked as an assembler at a water purification business.

Ms. Gabel is survived by her sons, Robert K. (Kathleen) Gabel, Richard J. (Patricia) Gabel, Kenneth L. (Catherine) Gabel Jr. and James M. (Claudia) Gabel; eight grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.

Funeral and burial services have been held.

Memorial donations are appreciated to the American Cancer Society, 7234 Ogden Ave., Suite 3 South, Riverside, Ill. 60546.

Hitzeman Funeral Home, Brookfield, handled arrangements.