Vera E. Ellenberger, 83, of Bryant, IN, passed away at 4:12 PM on Sunday, September 03, 2017 at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana in Fort Wayne, IN. She was born on Tuesday, January 09, 1934, in Adams County, IN. She married Larry Ellenberger on Friday, October 13, 1972 in Celina, Tenn. Vera attended the Jefferson Twp. schools in Adams Co. She was very active in the Bryant community. She was a member of the Rebekah Lodge, Fire Dept. Auxiliary, and was a committee member of the Bryant Loblolly Days. Vera had been a curator for the Gene Straton Porter Museum, worked at the Cardinal Inn in Geneva, and at C.T.S in Berne.
Loving Survivors Include: Husband - Larry Ellenberger, Bryant, IN, Daughter - Deb (Brad) Kortenber, Decatur, IN, Son - Bob (Brenda) Buckey, Goshen, IN, Step Sons - Gregg (Mary) Ellenberger, Bryant, IN, Gary (Connie) Ellenberger, Wren, OH, Sister - Bernadine Foreman, Berne, IN, 8 Grandchildren, and 8
She was preceded in death by her Father - True Foreman, Mother - Pearl (Luginbill) Foreman, Son - Rick Buckey, Brother - Gerald Foreman, Sister - Carol McCullum, and Brother - Pete Foreman.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home 100 N Washington Street Geneva on Wednesday, September 06, 2017 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM .
A service to celebrate Vera’s life will be at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home at 2:00 PM on Thursday, September 07, 2017 with the Rev. Paul VanCise officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Hope Cemetery- Berne in .
Preferred memorials: Bryant Park Fund P.O. Box 115 Bryant IN 47326
Arrangements are being handled by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com