Marjorie E. Ulman

Posted on May 6, 2013
Marjorie E. Ulman

Marjorie E. Ulman, 87, of Berne passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at Swiss Village in Berne. She was born on November 4, 1925 to Chauncey and Lillian (Bohren) Yoder. She was married on May 8, 1954 to Ralph R. Ulman.
She was a member of the Berne Evangelical Church and the Ladies Aide. She was a former employee of Central Soya, Adams County Co-Op, Dunbar Furniture and later retired from Stucky Furniture of Monroe. She enjoyed working puzzles, watching birds and nurturing her flowers. She enjoyed sports and especially watching Nascar racing and Jeff Gordon. She loved her family, was a friend to all, and her smile and laughter were contagious.
She is survived by a daughter, Cynthia (Glen) Everett of Decatur; son, Kent D. Ulman of Schaumburg, Illinois; four sisters; Vera Mattax of Van Wert, Ohio; Darleen (Claren) Lehman of Berne; Alice Ehrman of Decatur; and Janis (Leonard) Balsiger of Arizona; brother, Kenneth (Jeannette) Yoder of Berne; sister-in-law, Marie Thornburg of Decatur; brother-in-law, Milo Nussbaum of Illinois; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers, James and Murl Yoder; and sister, Violet Nussbaum.
Visitation will be from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7 at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home in Berne and one hour prior to the 10:30 a.m. funeral service on Wednesday, May 8 at the Berne Evangelical Church. Officiating will be Pastor Kent Fahl, Pastor Michael Sprunger, and Pastor Milo Nussbaum. Burial will be at Evangelical Mennonite Church Cemetery in rural Berne.
Memorials may be made to Family LifeCare or Berne Evangelical Church.
Arrangements provided by Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home in Berne. Sign the guest book online at