Elsie M. Wieringa

Elsie M. Wieringa
Jan. 17, 1922-Aug. 27, 2011
LAKEVILLE — Elsie M. Wieringa, 89, of Lakeville, formerly of Culver passed away Saturday, Aug. 27 at 5:30 a.m. in Southfield Village Nursing Home in South Bend.
Elsie was born Jan. 17, 1922 in Galveston, one of seven children born to James (Laura Ronk) Tolley.
Nov. 15, 1941 Elsie and Edgar Wieringa were married; together they raised two children. They farmed together in the Culver area for more than 50 years. Elsie played shuffleboard and belonged to a group in Plymouth. She loved her family and will be missed dearly. She attended the Lakeville United Methodist Church in Lakeville.
Elsie is survived by daughter, Rose (Paul) Russell of Lakeville; son; Ed (Gail) Wieringa of Marshaville, Ohio; grandchildren, Tiffany (Roger) Dillon of Canton, Ohio, Karen (Jeremy) Gaub of Medina, Ohio, Scott (Carol) Russell of South Bend, Brian Russell of Knoxville, Tenn.; and great-grandchildren, Samantha Dillon and Lucca Russell. Elsie was preceded by her parents, husband, two brothers, and four sisters.
A time to gather and share memories with the family will be held Tuesday, Aug. 30, from 4 to 8 p.m. EDT at the Odom Funeral Home in Culver. Funeral services will follow Wednesday, Aug. 31, at 11 a.m. EDT at the Odom Funeral Home.
Pastor Brian White will officiate, burial will be in the Culver Masonic cemetery.
Condolences may be sent via obituary page, OdomFuneralHome.com.
Odom Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.