Ella Heuyard, 90, Ephrata, worked at Shorenson Co., enjoyed Scrabble, singing

By on April 15, 2015

Ella Heuyard, 90, of Fairmount Homes, Ephrata, formerly of Lititz, went home to be with her Lord, and her daughter, Elouise Faye Kuhns, April 10, 2015, after a brief illness.

Born in Upper Leacock Township, she was the daughter of the late Elam Garfield and Stella (Evans) Buchen. Her husband, Elwood F. Heuyard, died in 1983.

Ella worked for 30 years in the cutting room at Shorenson Company in Brownstown. She was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. She enjoyed word search puzzle books, reading her Bible, playing Scrabble, singing, her church, her favorite color purple, and her daughter, Elouise.

Surviving are three sons: Floyd, married to Barbara (Ream) Heuyard of Denver; Elwood F. “Butch” Heuyard Jr. of Ephrata; and Adam “Skip,” married to Wanda (Clawges) Heuyard of Lititz; six grandchildren, Brandon, Robin, Josh, Benny, Elizabeth, and Gloria Heuyard; seven great grandchildren; and a sister: Marie Ranck of Lancaster.

Preceding her in death is a daughter: Elouise Faye Kuhns; two sisters: Arlene Buckwalter and Stella Buchen; and two brothers: Al and Mel Buchen.

Services were held April 14 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Denver, with Reverend Keith Sweitzer officiating. Interment was in the Brownstown Evangelical Cemetery.

If desired, memorials may be made to the Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 3 Denver Road, Denver, PA 17517.

To send the family online condolences visit groffeckenroth.com. Arrangements by Groff-High Funeral Home, New Holland.

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