Lela Vorhees, 91, of Lakeland, FL, passed away on Monday, October 30, 2017 at Lakeland Regional Health in Lakeland, FL. She was born on Monday, May 31, 1926, in Maumee, OH. She married Edwin K. Vorhees on Saturday, September 7, 1946 in Maumee, OH. Lela was a member of the First Missionary Church in Berne, IN. She loved to collect dishes.
Loving Survivors Include- Sons - Ronald W. (ReaJean) Vorhees, Lakeland, FL, Dwight A. (Cheryl) Vorhees, Chippewa Falls, WI, Daughters - Betheny K. (Randy) Jones, Goshen, IN, Teresa L. Vorhees, Carmel, IN, 9 Grandchildren, 26 Great Grandchildren, and 2 Great Great Grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her Father - Edgar J. Klar, Mother - Helen Ann (Kindle) Klar, Husband - Edwin K. Vorhees, 2 Brothers, and 1 Sister.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home 100 N. Washington St. Geneva, IN. on November 4, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM.
A service to celebrate Lela’s life will be at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home at 2:30 PM on Saturday, November 4, 2017 with Pastor Dathen Foust officiating. Interment will follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Geneva.
Preferred memorials: First Missionary Church of Berne 950 US 27 S Berne IN 46711
Arrangements are being handled by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.
Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com