Elsie M. Brubaker
Elsie M. Brubaker, age 89 years, 3 months, 9 days of Plymouth, Ohio died Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at OhioHealth Shelby Hospital.
She was born July 9, 1928 in Ephrata, Pennsylvania the daughter of the late Ervin and Anna (Horst) Martin. On May 30, 1957 she married Lester G. Brubaker and he preceded her in death on March 6, 2015. Elsie was a homemaker and a member of Chester Wisler Mennonite Church in Wooster.
Elsie is survived by her 7 children: Eugene (Mildred) Brubaker of Kinzer, PA, Ervin (Mary Ellen) Brubaker of Bloomville, OH, Earl (Barbara) Brubaker of Shelby, OH, Mary Ann (Jere) Zimmerman of Narvon, PA, Ray (Joy) Brubaker of Greenwich, OH, John (Susan) Brubaker of Plymouth, OH, and Linda (Ross) Martin of Denver, PA; 37 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; 2 sisters: Alta Leid of Shelby, OH and Nora (Elam) Hoover of Ephrata, PA; brother-in-law: Paul Snyder; 3 sisters-in-law: Lucy Martin, Anna Martin, and Martha Martin. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, grandson: Mark R. Brubaker, 2 great grandsons: Scott Garman and Evan Nolt, and 5 siblings: Earl H. Martin, Miriam M. Snyder, Elvin H. Martin, Ammon H. Martin and Adin H. Martin.
Friends and Family are welcome on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the Buckeye Community Center, 79 Noble Road, Shiloh, OH from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 10 AM at Chester Wisler Mennonite Church, 7243 Lattasburg Road, Wooster, OH conducted by Bishop Paul Zimmerman. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family requests that flowers be omitted.
Care for Elsie and the Brubaker family by Catherine, Bob and Jake at Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, OH. To send a message of sympathy please visit www.turnerfuneralhomeshelby.com