Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012
Mary Ellen Eichenauer
Mary Ellen Eichenauer, 92, Goodrich, Mich., died May 21, 2012, at Grove Adult Foster Care, Goodrich.
She was born Oct. 18, 1919, in Rawson, to Burt and Ara Nichols Hews. She married Gerald DeVore and Edgar Eichenauer, who are deceased.
Survivors are a daughter, Rochelle DeVore (Dr. Ronald) Coleman; stepchildren, DeWane (Sarah) Eichenauer, H.W. Ike (Connie) Eichenauer, Larry (Mary) Eichenauer, and Sharon (Gary) Moore; a sister, Bernadine Basinger; 18 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a daughter, Nanette Dietsch; a son, Douglas DeVore; and a sister, Catherine Hews.
She was a member of Paulding United Methodist Church; Bethany United Methodist Church, Celina; and Faith Baptist Church, Davison, Mich. She was the Past Matron Order of Eastern Star, Paulding, and worked for several years at the ASC office in Paulding.
Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Allen Funeral Home, Davison, the Rev. Dr. John Lewis officiating. Burial is at a later date at Harmon Cemetery, Gilboa.
Calling is 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to the Faith Baptist Church or New Hope Pregnancy Care Center, Cleveland, Tenn.
Condolences may be left at www.allenfuneralhomeinc.com.