Goshen News, Goshen, IN

January 24, 2014

Elsie Chupp

Goshen News

---- — GOSHEN — Elsie Chupp, 93, died Thursday afternoon at Greencroft Goshen Health Care where she had been a resident the past year.

She was born Sept. 16, 1920 in Bowne Township, Kent County, Mich., to Frank and Ella (Shaffer) Miller.

On Jan. 15, 1939, she married Ernest Chupp. He died Jan. 28, 2013.

Survivors include two sons, Delbert L. (Janice) Chupp, Elkhart, and Ron M. (Mary Colette) Chupp, Jim Thorpe, Pa.; four grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a daughter, Nancy L. Garber; a grandson, Sheldon Garber; four sisters, Lucy Wells, Elizabeth Gautsche, Beatrice Yoder and Goldie Frey; and two brothers, Roy and Harold Miller.

A tour guide for Patchwork Quilt, Middlebury, Mrs. Chupp was a member of Calvary Assembly of God, Elkhart, and the Gideons.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Monday at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen. Pastor Brian Whidden, Calvary Assembly of God, will officiate.

Burial will follow at Prairie Street Cemetery, Elkhart.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Gideons.

To share condolences, visit www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.