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Evangelina M LaBrec

Rhiel Funeral Home & Cremation Services

Evangelina M. LaBrec, age 88 of Menomonie, formerly of Durand, died Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at the Neighbors of Dunn County.

Eva was born on August 2, 1934 in Chihuahua , Mexico. She attended school and was raised in Mexico until moving to El Paso, TX. While in Texas, Eva met and married Robert LaBrec on July 27, 1973. After marriage they lived in Texas until moving to Arkansaw in 1992. Robert died in 1993. Eva later moved to Durand where she remained until her illness forced her to move to The Neighbors Care Center in Menomonie.

Eva loved doing puzzles and going to thrift sales. She was a very kind and generous person.

Eva is survived by her step-children, Kathleen Kirkpatrick; David LaBrec; Steve LaBrec; Robert LaBrec Jr. and Tony LaBrec, grandchildren, great grandchildren, sisters-in-law, Darlene LaBrec and Delores Smith; brothers-in-law, Al LaBrec and Don LaBrec, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Robert and son, Tony Morales.

Private family services will be held.

Rhiel Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Durand, is serving the family.


  1. LeAnn Swanson

    I am so saddened to hear if this news. Eva was a dear lady and I enjoyed my visits with her when I would visit with my mom.

    She will forever hold a place in our hearts.

    LeAnn Swanson
    Deanna Franklin

  2. Jeanette and Dan Richardson

    Eva was such a lovely lady to us and our children. Generous with her love, easy to smile and dry sense of humor. Listening to her life experiences were teaching moments. The heavens are better by Eva's presence.

  3. Joe and Jan Drier

    Sending our Deepest Sympathy to Eva’s family!

  4. Brenda Drier

    So sad to hear this news, I really enjoyed her when she was in Arkansaw!

  5. Kathy Hutter-Messier

    Our prayers go out to the family of Eva. She was one of the nicest ladies I've ever met. Such a hard-working and caring person.

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