Elva Helmuth, 81, Nappanee, died at 7:53 p.m. Sunday, May 22, 2022, at her residence.
She was born Nov. 23, 1940.
She married Vernon “Lee” Helmuth May 8, 1962; he preceded her in death.
She is survived by her three children, Rebecca Terisa (Marlin) Chupp, Nappanee, Steve Helmuth, Nappanee and Mary Jane Helmuth, Leesburg; five grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; three sisters, Edna Chupp, Nappanee, Katie Bontrager, Shipshewana and Martha (Toby) Yoder, Goshen; brother-in-law, Melvin Stutzman, Etna Green; two sisters-in-law, Ellen Chupp and Minerva Chupp, both of Nappanee; two stepbrothers, LeRoy Miller, Munfordville, Ky. and David (Katie) Miller, Middlefield, Ohio; one stepsister, Kathryn (Eli) Weaver, Middlefield, Ohio; and a stepbrother-in-law, Albert Weaver, Meadville, Pa.
Thompson Lengacher and Yoder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.