Mary Ellen Salyers, 89, of Terre Haute, and formerly of Owen County, passed away Nov. 21, 2017, at Cannon Inn, with her family by her side.
She was the wife of Chester Montel Salyers. They lived outside Patricksburg, and owned their family farm. She also worked at the assessor's office in Owen County, and was a clerk and secretary at the bank in Spencer.
Her children are Randy Sue Burger (Larry) of Pittsboro, Mark Salyers (Karen) of Terre Haute, and Carl Salyers (Susie Knust) of Bloomington; grandma to seven; and great-grandma to 16.
Her daughter, Vicki Freeman, preceded her in death, as did her husband; and daughter-in-law, Louanne Salyers.
Services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home in Clay City, with Pastor Mark Fleschner officiating. Burial will follow at St. Peter's Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Donations may be made to Patricksburg Volunteer Fire Department or the United Methodist Church of Patricksburg.
Published on November 22, 2017