Obituary of Ella M. Mulberry
Ella Margaret (Stanton) Mulberry, 84, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday night, August 20, 2020. Born in River Rouge, Michigan, she was the daughter of the late George and Zadia (Logan) Stanton. She was the wife of the late Gene Emerson Mulberry for 64 years, who preceded her in death in 2019.
Ella was a 1954 graduate of Romulus High School. She enjoyed sewing, reading. and Bible Study. She began teaching Sunday School in her teens.
Ella delighted in her role as a spectacular wife and mother and was the family cheerleader, always encouraging her children and grandchildren in all their endeavors. It could truly be said that she had, “No greater joy than to hear that [her] children walk in truth.” (3 John 1:4) She was the family prayer warrior and boldly approached the Throne of God on their behalf.
She is survived by her four children, Terri, wife of John McCumber, Lebanon, Pastor Bruce, husband of Terri (Gottier) Mulberry, Pottstown, Cheryl of Manheim, Pastor Errin, husband of Jennifer (Haufler) Mulberry, Yankton, SD; ten grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren; one brother, Robert, husband of Marlene (Skeels) Stanton, Hummelstown, and a nephew, Mark, husband of Holly (Garcia) Stanton, Emmaus. She was also preceded in death by one brother, George Allen Stanton.
Due to COVID restrictions a private Celebration of Life service will be held on Sunday, August 30, 2020 at 3 pm. For those who would like to attend the Celebration of Life service virtually, log onto Zoom at https://us04web.zoom.us/j/9720260379?pwd=RHBXNU5zN1RYNDdNOGFycjgxOGNhZz09 or facebook live at terri lynn mccumber. Private interment took place at Hess Mennonite Cemetery, Lititz. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gideon International, Lancaster West Camp, PO Box 194, Manheim, PA 17545. To express a condolence with the family or for additional information, visit www.spencefuneralserivces.com.To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Ella Mulberry, please visit our Tree Store