Jeroldine Rae “Jeri” Seely, 79, of Milford, went home to be with Lord Sunday, Nov. 17.
She was born July 26, 1940, in Goshen, the daughter of Jerry and Katherine (Huber) Bushong. She married Durward “Bud” Seely Sept. 11, 1960. He survives.
She was editor in chief with The Papers Inc., where she was employed at the time of her passing. Jeri along with her husband Bud, served the community through various organizations. Her sudden passing leaves a void in everyone who knew her.
Along with her husband Bud, those left behind are her brother, John (Lisa) Bushong of South Bend; two nephews, Brandon Bushong of Oregon and Scott Lanier of Hawaii, as well as other extended family and friends.
A funeral service for Jeri will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, at Milford Christian Church. Pastor Steve Wilson will officiate the services. Burial will follow at Milford Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, at Mishler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Milford.
Memorial donations in Jeri’s honor may be given to the Lions Leader Dogs for the Blind.