Ellen L. Butcher

Posted on Aug 5, 2013
Ellen L. Butcher

Ellen L. Butcher, 81 of Decatur passed away on Saturday, August 3, 2013. She was born on November 8, 1931 in Adams County to Charles L. and Dorothy D. (Caves) Herman. She was married on February 25, 1951 to Robert L. Butcher.
She was a lifelong resident of Adams County and was a member of the Decatur Church of God. She was a homemaker and retired in 1991 from CTS Corporation in Berne.
She is survived by two sons, Ronnie (Deborah) Butcher of Decatur; and Gail (Sue) Butcher of Lake Wales, Florida; two daughters, Lorrie (Calvin) Mihm of New Haven; and Rhonda Farber of Decatur; two brothers, Jerry (Candi) Herman of Greenwood; and Leonard Herman of Geneva; two sisters, Maxine (Darrell) Burgess of Geneva; and Freida Stevens of Decatur; sister-in-law, Colleen Herman; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband on January 25, 2006; five brothers; and two sisters.
Visitation will be from 1:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6 at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur and one hour prior to the 11:00 a.m. funeral service on Wednesday, August 7 at Decatur Church of God.
Officiating will be Pastor Jerry Mitchell.
Memorials may be given to Family LifeCare.
Arrangements provided by Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur. To sign the guest book, click on www.haggardandsefton.com.