Obituary for Ella Green
Ella Mae K. Green, 93, of Wakeman departed her earthly life on April 4, 2019 at the Gaymont Nursing Center, Norwalk, Ohio. She was born May 23, 1925 in Lorain, Ohio from the union of Ruth C. (Meister) and Walter E. Read. Ella Mae graduated from Lorain High school in 1943. She married C. Nelson "Nellie" Green October 7, 1944 and was married 67 years. She resided in Wakeman and helped work on the family farm. Ella Mae had an egg route in Lorain and Wakeman for many years and was affectionately kno ...• • • Read More
Ella Mae K. Green, 93, of Wakeman departed her earthly life on April 4, 2019 at the Gaymont Nursing Center, Norwalk, Ohio. She was born May 23, 1925 in Lorain, Ohio from the union of Ruth C. (Meister) and Walter E. Read. Ella Mae graduated from Lorain High school in 1943. She married C. Nelson "Nellie" Green October 7, 1944 and was married 67 years. She resided in Wakeman and helped work on the family farm. Ella Mae had an egg route in Lorain and Wakeman for many years and was affectionately known as the "egg lady". In the late 1940's Ella Mae and her cohort, Evelyn Morey, taught kindergarten in the Wakeman School District. Ella Mae was a past matron of the former Wakeman Chapter #460 O.E.S. and was a 70 plus year member of Althea Chapter #438 O.E.S. of Monroeville Ohio. Ella Mae was a member of the Wakeman Congregational Church, Wakeman Grange and worked at the Grange booth at the Huron County Fair for many years. She enjoyed being with her family on holidays, horses and any animals in general, camping and wintering in Florida. She is survived by her sons, Daniel, of New London, Kenneth (Christina), of Wakeman, Dennis (Stephanie), of Woodstock, Ohio and daughter Diane (James) Garner, of Wakeman, eight grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren, sister-in-law Caroline Bechstein, of Arcadia, Florida, and several nephews and great nieces and nephews. Ella Mae was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother and sister-in-law Richard E. (2019) and Patsy Read, brother-in-law/ sister-in-law Richard B. and Olive Green, brother-in-law Richard Bechstein, nephew James A. Read, and great nephew Michael R. Green and her beloved dog Dixie. The Green family thanks all of the care givers at home, the Kidney Dialysis Center, Gaymont Nursing Center and Stein Hospice. And a huge thank you to her dear friend and care giver, Vicki Patterson, who stayed with her to the very end. Friends may call at the Wakeman Congregational Church on Monday from 4:00 to 8:00 and on Tuesday from 10:00 am until time of services at 11:00 am. Burial will follow at Canfield Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at mormanfuneralhome.com In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be made to the Wakeman Congregational Church Endowment Fund, P.O. Box 92, Wakeman, OH 44889 or Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.Show Less
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I knew Ella from the Kidney Center. My husband, Kent Bell passed away on February 6th of this year. He was a patient at the center. I would talk to Ella in the lobby when I was waiting for my husband to finish his treatment. He was on the shift before hers. Condolences to her family. She was such a lovely lady.
Such a kind and gentle person. Her family always her joy. She will be missed. God's comfort to you all. Wes and Becky Brown
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Sending condolences from the Krebs family. We are out of town so won't be able to attend the services but wanted you to know we are thinking of all of you. Ella Mae impacted so many lives, including ours. Our prayers are with you.